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My acer aspire one 532h does not boot. When I push the power button the blue light comes on and I hear tge fan start blowing. After 5 seconds the screen is still black and there is no backlight coming from the screen. Likewise, the fan stops blowing after five seconds. I followed the bios flash instructions and when I push and hold the fn+esc+power buttons nothing happnes. The power light turns blue, and nothing happens. I tried connecting my acer to a external monitor (that works) and that does not work as well. I noticed when I plug my AC into the Acer that the screens backlight flickers for a second, but does not stay on. Please help me get it running!

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Does it sound like it's starting up at all? Is the problem that only the screen turns blank? You might have just disabled the standard output. Try pressing Fn (bottom left on the keyboard) and the F5 on the top a few times to see if the screen toggles back on. You might also try to run it without the battery, and on the battery only in case it's a faulty battery or power supply that causes the problem. If not, it sounds lsike a serious problem, so if there is any chance of the waranty still being valid I'd call acer support asap.

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Try taking the battery out and booting it on AC power only, if it boots up turn it back off and reinsert the battery, turn the computer on, if it boots up all good, if not please post back.

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Posted on May 21, 2009

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The power button may not work, that is most common in laptops, or you have a short.

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Hi,
Quite common for the cable to come loose between the motherboard/video card and the screen itself.
You would have to open it up to check the connections at either end i'm afraid.
Other causes could be the video card / driver.
Hope this is of help.
Iain

Posted on Oct 16, 2009

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a number of reasons for this problem
first try leaving your laptop on for about 15 minutes and switch off and back on again if boots up normal then it sounds like the thermo paste on the processor is worn cheap fix if you know what your doing on the other end of the scale it could mean your GPU needs reflowing which can get expensive

Posted on Nov 28, 2009

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