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On start-up, I get the screen background, file symbols, a cursor, but the system seems to freeze as it is bringing in the bottom of the screem with "start" on the left and date time, other symbols on the right which sometime appear and somethimes do not. The cursor moves, but as soon as I click on something I get a time symbol and it stays that way forever. Can't get the computer to power off; or do anything else. Have to unplug and somehow it finally shuts down. How do I get it through the start-up do loop?

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I think you have either a heat problem, heat damage to the GPU or a power problem.

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SOURCE: Acer Aspire 5920 will not start up either in safe mode or normal

IF YOU DON'T NEED ANYTHING ON YOUR PC YOU CAN FORMAT IT WITH YOUR WINDOWS OR RECOVERY CD
SOUNDS LIKE YOU MAY HAVE ALREADY LOST FILES
LET ME KNOW HOW THIS WORKS

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Do you want to try and see if a 'Linux LiveCD' boots? This is the way I test if the computer works. You burn this CD to a disk, and then boot off of it when you're computer starts. I will not modify anything on your computer as long as you go to 'Try Ubuntu with out installing'

http://www.ubuntu.com/getubuntu/download

Don't worry, I'm not trying to get you to install anything, just see if it boots into the 'live environment' (means you are running it off of the cd) If this works, that means that it is only your windows installation is messed up, and a reinstallation of windows should work fine with a Windows install CD NOT the recovery cd.

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Go to COntrol panel. Take the option mouse then choose pointer option. From the drop down menu choose windows default.

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Here are 2 links , if you are running Windows Vista use this link
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/925471/en-us
if you are running Windows 7 use this link
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/972813
either one will have the language pack download , how to install it , & how to activate / use .

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