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Motherboard destroyed by lightning

My Acer Aspire computer got struck by lighting and it fried the motherboard and possibly the processor. The problem I am encountering is I can not seem to find another motherboard that is compatiable.The model is Acer Aspire T135. Any suggestions on where to look online or a store that might carry a motherboard that would work with this system?
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I'm located in New Zealand and purchased a motherboard for my T135 from www.trademe.co.nz. Possibly www.ebay.com and other trading sites could be helpfull.

If its any help the motherboard I purchased was a Winfast core series 760GXK8MC-RS. That supports an AMD Socket 754 cpu.

It seems to have done the trick but by the looks of it after replacing the motherboard I will have to install a new operating system as the orignal Windows XP was an OEM version (which means that it was pre-installed on the hard drive) and the recovery discs won't work with the new motherboard installed.

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