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My laptop is not booting after switching it on only CD Drive light is blinking , but nothing is happening afterward. No display or booting from HDD, no bip from RAM. What can be the problem?

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The most likely cause is the harddisk - it has failed. This is easy to test - just boot from a Linux Live-CD like
http://www2.mandriva.com/ro/downloads/

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