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Acer 3000 not loading

I have a major problem, I have an acer 3000 that some how got messed up and will not boot to anything. It only says no operating system found. IT will not even boot from a windows xp cd. Now I also have an aspire 3610 and I put the hard drive from the 3610 into the 3000 and all it does is go to the boot manager screen and then restarts. What can I do to fix the 3000?

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Tim

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  • tsharpe Feb 15, 2008

    Yeah but the cd wont boot. Does anyone know the driver that the har drive in the aspire 3000 (toshiba mk6034gax) use?



    Thanks



    Tim

  • tsharpe Feb 15, 2008

    It goes to the black screenwhere its checking the mac address and then says no operating system found. I cant even get to safe mode, I really need to format hard drive and install xp again, how can I fix it so I can



    Thanks

    Tim

  • tsharpe Feb 16, 2008

    Ok I think that I have to give up on te original harddrive in the 3000 and I have to get the hardrive from the acer 3610 to work in it. Now I know theharddrive from th 3610 is working when I have it i the acer 3610, however when I put it in the acer 3000 it says no operating system found why?



    Thanks

    Tim

  • tsharpe Feb 18, 2008

    Ok I put the hard drive from the acer 3610 into the acer 3000, load past the boot manager screen and then the black screen flashes a few times and then the sytem restarts why?



    Thanks



    Tim

  • tsharpe Feb 19, 2008

    Ok I have the drive from the acer 3610 in the acer 3000, it loads the boot manager screen the continues and the screen flashes black a few times and then the system restarts why?



    Tim

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    acer aspire 7720-6569 will not load windows and screen is black. This happened very suddenly. Also the fan is still blowing please HELP

  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2008

    I have the same problem with two Acer Aspires 3000, but it is probably not BIOS relate, because when I run a memorytest, I get about 2.3 million errors.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2009

    same thing the scereen wont go on

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Hey,

firts put the original harddrives back in place :)
then you need to enter the 3000's bios If I remember right
thats done by pressing f2 or del in a acer. it should tell you what button is correct on the bootup screen.

Then you need to change the boot order to haveing the dvd/cd drive before the harddrive, since right now its booting strate from the harddrive.

Then you should be able to restore the operateing system with the disks that came with the laptop and or from a normal xp or vista cd/dvd.

good luck!

Posted on Feb 15, 2008

  • Ekse Feb 16, 2008

    can you go to the bios and set it to boot from the cd? have you tryed that?



    thats the only thing you can do or then your dvd drive is broken.

    now its trying to boot from network. You need to set the bootorder so it boots from the cd.



    Btw try pressing f12 on before the black screen comes up it should open up the bootmenu and you should be able to select the dvd drive from it!.

  • Ekse Feb 16, 2008

    Do you know how to use BIOS? see if your bios detects the drives and set the bios to boot from CD!



    If you are unable to do that take it to a repair shop.



    Good luck!

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