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Re: Boot Up problem on a Toshiba Satellite M45-S355
Well, since the thread was posted, I've had an M55 come in with almost the same symptoms. I believe, in this case anyway, the video module's solder joints have started to break away from the motherboard. Very frustrating diagnostic on this.
Wish I had more help. I'd be happy to keep you posted on how this one comes out.
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To ensure the CD/DVD is clean please try booting from a known working PC, from what you are describing it may not be your CD drive
If the same thing happnes on another PC then it is the CD/DVD that is faulty, however if it works, then you can try to hook up a external drive, the laptop may defualt to it after trying all the other options i.e. CD rom drive, HDD etc
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