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You have a currupt bios firmware. You need to pull out your battery, and disconnect the Cmos battery. Next leave it for at least 24 hr. to make certain you clear Cmos. Now get the latest bios update and have it ready to install. Make certain your a/c power supply is attached during this process. Put in a bootable cd with the firmware on it and see if it loads the new Bios firmware. You can then try to boot the Laptop or PC. I have had good luck doing it this way on most laptop's. Good Luck Phil
I have seen some cases where it is a motherboard problem, but not very often. I have also seen where it is caused by defective memory. You may want to test your memory in another laptop or borrow a chip to see what happens.
P.S. Here is the link to your bios firmware.
Posted on Dec 10, 2009
Hit tab during startup see whats going on it could be that the hard drive failed
Posted on Dec 10, 2009
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you would either format or delete all of the data from this drive if it has an operating system on it you would format it
you have to format your hard drive using a third party disc to erase everything on your hard drive
During the boot process you will see on the screen to press a certain key to enter setup
Press and hold that key during the boot up process to enter BIOS the scroll to advanced bios features press enter change your first boot device to cd,press escape then press f10 to save to cmos restart
note this will erase you operating system you will have to have an operating system disk to load it onto you hard drive or create a partition to load another operating system
note after you have loaded the operating system you should go back and change the first boot device to failsafe or optimised defaults
after windows has loaded
your computer will automatically restart it might restart 2 times one to finish the installation
the next will be because the operating system is loaded and will boot from your cd
during the boot process you will see on the screen to press a certain key to enter setup
Press and hold that key during the boot up process to enter BIOS using the arrow keys load failsafe defaults or load optimized defaults press escape then press f10 to save to cmos to restart
The BIOS is AMI. Under ADVANCED SETUP:
The options listed for 1st,2nd ,3rd Boot device include:
IDE0 means Pri master
IDE1 means Pri slave
IDE2 means Sec master
IDE3 means Sec slave
or if you are using a USB
insert your usb drive
click start right click on my computer select open you should see your USB drive
right click then select format
another way is to control panel administrive tools,computer management disk management right click on your drive select format
hope this helps you
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