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Dell Inspiron 1150 not staying on even with new battery

I recently ordered a new battery for my dell laptop because the computer seemed not to be holding its charge, and would make a loud, rapid beeping sound whenever I tried to start it up. However, when I replaced the battery, the computer started up as normal and I saw the opening screen and then it went blank and the three indicator lights at the front of the computer started to flash. I have not been able to get it started since then.

1. Is this a problem that can be fixed if I bring the laptop into the store?
2. I desperately need to gain access to the data stored on the laptop, is there a way to transfer it onto an external hard drive before the problem is fixed?
3. Is it a virus?

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1.yes this can be fixed.
2.buy a laptop hard drive caddy the ide not sata to gain access to info. you'll need to open the hard tray remove drive place it in the caddy connect ythe caddy to desktop or laptop. start the desktop/laptop go to my computer the pc will give your caddy a drive letter maybe g or e copy your info from that location to disc or local drive.
3.its not a virus. motherboard issue

motherboard cost USD180-240

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