Having problems with your Acer Aspire 3690-2196 Notebook ?

Computer is on; ntohing happens.

\015 When I turn my computer on, not only is the computer screen black; nothing happens at all. All I hear is the fan, and it blows very very lightly. Yesterday I looked at my screen, and it was frozen. And there was purple things everywhere. It looked messed up, so I shut it down improperly. And normally when I restart the pc, It says "please wait while we check for disk consistency" or something of that sort. But now, it just sits there.... dead! And i cannot afford to lose all my files. They are EXTREMELY important! Help!\015

Answers :

I'm really sorry, but it looks like you might need a new hard drive. Either that, or you need to format the drive and reload your operating system. No matter which way you look at it, you're probably going to lose you're files. I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but from what I can tell, your computer is fried. Call a computer repair company, or contact Acer support and see if they can help you. Good luck, and I hope it gets fixed.

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