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Bios is not holding the data when powered down changed battery for a good one but still the same problem
Look for the jumper which when removed sorts the BIOS and if not replaced the PC BIOS will not be able to save the data. Also if power from the battery(inside) is somehow shorting after placing in the receptacle..................sodeep
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Computer ranbdomly shuts down
Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook
I'm using acer aspire one, i've turn it on but nothing appear, no cursor but everything is black, i've try to restart but no change..
Good! At last we know that power is getting to the machine. You could still have an internal power problem, motherboard problem,Display problem or something else could be hanging thing up.First I would power it down, remove the battery, press ... Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Laptop wont turn on anymore.
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Computer in black screen, no energy outputted
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I installed a old 250w powersupply and removed all the PCI cards and memory. I installed the RAM no problem. But when I put back the PCI cards, flashing amber light on the powerbutton. No Diagnositc lights in back. CMOS battery has be replaced. Question is.....Do I need a bigger powersupply? Its not the motherboard cause I changed it out twice and same results. I dont have a power supply tester handy but I can get it checked out if needed. Like I said, The computer turned on without the pci card
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Acer Aspire 7004WSMi will not turn on
If it's still under warranty, I'd start with Acer. If that's not an option, first I would check that the memory and HDD are seated properly. Then check the Fn+ F4(sleep mode),Fn+ F5 (display toggle)and the Fn+F6(screen blank to to reserve power) Thi ... PC Laptops
Re: Errors being experienced with the ACER ASPIRE 5100-5758, OS VISTA. Error dealing with BUS:06, DEVICE:04, FUNCTION:00 AND ON TO FUNCTION:03
Hi, Nice report. We don't see these too often. You've had quite a few tech inclined people on your machine. My first hunch was memory timings and that could still be the problem. However, there is also memory on the display ad ... Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook
Dell e510 won't make it to post
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My Gateway 1450 will not power up. For the last 2 weeks that battery light has been red (battery need recharging). i had the unit turned off with no ac power to it all weekend and not it will not power up. the battery light is yellow (charging)but that is all it will do...no fan, no nothing. I tried removing the battery and ac power, holding the power button for 20 seconds then appling power, still nothing. I saw something about maybe the bios battery could be bad? Any thoughts on that. It is ab
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Battery fully charged, icon says fully charged but no power if I remove mains charger plug from socket. Advised to hold 'on' switch for 30 secs & then try- makes no difference. Can you advise?
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Notebook screen stays dark
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Acer aspire not booting up
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Laptop runs hot and freezes - heat damage or Power supply issue?
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My HP Pavilion dv9005us has two issues which I cannot resolve. The wireless device is not even recognized or detected by the computer, and there seems to be an electrical problem where the lighted buttons at the top flicker on and off from time to time, which may also be linked to an issue where the computer will at times refuse to turn on after I press the on button and watch it all light up in response and immediately shut off. Any help with this would be greatly appreciated.
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IBM ThinkPad 600x erros 161 and 163 cannot enter BIOS EasySetup
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Acer 9300 Internet Connection Problem still an issue
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I have a compaq 1200 laptop that won't turn on when i plug in the power supply the green light turns on but the computer won't turn on. I need a fix for it.
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My battery is at 0% and does not charge and whenever i take out the power chord my computer automatically turns off. Any help
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Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N with VISTA
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Can't set up network w linksys modem
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PC won't boot after changed BIOS memory settings
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Compaq evo n610c battery not charging
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Battery problem or fan?
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Keyboard and mouse not working
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