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Acer aspire m1640 not booting all the way up

When I press the power button, I can hear the ''beep'' sound and the power light is on but there is no picture on the screen. If I unplug the power cable and plug it back-in. The screen shows (there is a problem in start up and ask for repair or normal start.) I tried repair and normal start and both ways work (It boot all the way up). Same problem happen again each time I start my computer.

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    Dennis Gutowski May 11, 2010

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Rebootacer aspire m1640 not booting all the way up - 2_bing.gif yor machine while holding the F8 key as it boots back up. A menu will apear. Choose -->"start windows in safe mode with networking".
The os will start in safe mode. run an AVG virus2_bing.gif scan, then run Defrag by exploring your computer, right click on C: drive, click PROPERTIES, then the TOOLS tab, click the "check now" button, and only checkmark the top box 'fix file system errors', then click ok, the computer will then tell you it will scan upon next reboot., Now click the DEFRAG NOW button. the choose defrag. After Defrag runs for about an hour and it is finished, restart the system. If is still won't run normally, go back into Safemode buy pressing F8 on reboot, then run a registry2_bing.gif fixing program such as uniblue registrybooster, then reboot again. If it still won't run right, you may want to reinstall Windows and see if that works. If reinstalling windows doesn't fix it, it is definitely a hardware problem.
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