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Blue screen when I close the top of my laptop or shut it off
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Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)
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I Need helpseeting an adminstrator account up on a used computer
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My computer screen is white
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I have a flat screen tv and monitor combi i want to add
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The power light is on, but the monitor is off
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