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Check disc makes the screen go blank

I have an Acerr Aspire 5050 pc during boot up it goes to disc check and it goes through pretty well til it gets to checking space on the harddrive once it gets to 8% complete i get a blank screen what can I do when my son uses the laptop he cancels the disc check, can u help me with this problem.

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The disc check stopping and going to a blank screen, indicates a bad sector in the hard drive, and the drive will need replaced. If you can still use the machine by skipping the check disc, then you need to back up any files that you want to keep, eventually the hard drive will fail completely, if it hasn't already.

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