Question about Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
I completely agree with Benimurs solution.Did you try unscrewing the laptop from back and remove the Ram as well as if there is also an other external video card remove it and reinsert it.If this doesn't help then you will have to get this serviced.
If you need anymore help let me know.
Posted on May 16, 2008
SOURCE: computer screen
Offhand I would suspect video and/or its drivers. Pls try starting in "Safe Mode" and determine if problem persists. If no, then you may need to reload/update your video drivers, if yes, then you have a problem with the video card (hardware). I believe an Acer Aspire 5100 uses ATI Radeon® Xpress 1100 chipset. Am no just sure if it is an add-on card or integrated into the motherboard. Perhaps what you can do is to open the panels underneath the laptop and verify if the different cards including the memory are seated correctly.
Additionally, a post by Mark_Webber, another FixYa expert, addressed a slightly similar concern with another Acer Aspire 5100 here. It might be of additional information. This page might be interesting if not likewise informative.
Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.
Good luck and kind regards.
Thank you for using FixYa.
Posted on May 16, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Aug 28, 2014 | Acer Computers & Internet
Mar 21, 2014 | Lenovo ThinkPad R61e Notebook
Sep 11, 2012 | Computers & Internet
Jun 04, 2010 | Dell XPS M1530 Laptop
Feb 25, 2009 | Dell Latitude C400 Notebook
Jan 28, 2009 | Dell Inspiron™ 600M PC Notebook
May 16, 2008 | Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Mar 26, 2008 | HP Pavilion dv2000t 14.1" Notebook Laptop...
Dec 21, 2007 | Acer Aspire 5630 Notebook
59 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: