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Acer Aspire One- Unable to start up & hardisk running. Screen has nothing. Is it the motherboard fault? Please help & e-mail me:

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The lights are on but nobodies home
can you get the bios to post
(hold down del, or f2 or f12 it varies, while the "splash screen" (probably a graphic of the manufactures name) is on the screen (right after u power on) if you can get the bios open check to see if the hard disk is being recognized by the system. In any case if you can get the bios up your motherboard is lower on my list of suspects.
(Just to be safe you have checked any methods that the display may have been turned off, right)
(in case you haven't check the f-row keys it is not uncommon that one of these combined with the fn (or function key) switches the display)
sometimes there is a esoteric fix for your model (just in case it is a MB issue, such as holding down f10 when u power on or preheating the system {laugh it up its the only way I can get my hp tx1000 to start} hope this helps

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