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I used the recovery disk on my 3200 series last night everything was fine i could not get online though. I brought it to school this am to let somone with more knowledge look at it, but she could not figure it out either. So i decided to run the recovery again and it shut down on me after the installing of the second disk. I only get black screen, i still get sound, but black screen and a little blinking light at the top left corner.

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The issue you are facing could be with the hard drive or with loading the OS where the recovery disc could be corrupt. You disconnect your ethernet cable, printers, scanners, webcam from your computer. Restart the computer and keep tabbing the F1 key (or F10 if you are using Windows Vista). You would see the BIOS main screen. Here the mouse won't work so use the arrow keys to go to the harddrive listed in the main screen. Could be the primary drive, secondary drive or so on and would have a alpha-numeric number. The others would have CD or DVD mentioned on them so you can understand. Select the hard drive, press enter. Select smart support on the new screen you would see and press enter. Select short smart self test to test the hard drive. Press enter to run the test. If you get any error message, you would need to replace the hard drive which should be corrupt, if its successful, then press F5 insert the recovery disc and press F10. Your system should restart and run the recovery. If that still fails, the disc should be corrupt. So you would need another recovery disc.

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I think ur operating system is not loading properly
off the computer , again start it and press f 5 kay select safe mode then enter key press
if it load op system and u have seen all it mean your op system has problum

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