Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook ?

Power off automatically after 10 - 15 min

\015 Can my laptop be how it used to be when i bought this? (i bought this last sept. 2006) as these are the problems now.... before i had this blue screen display and when i rebooted it the following msgs displays: \015\012\015\012Phoenix TrustedCore(tm) NB\015\012Copyright 1985-2005 Phoenix Technologies Ltd.\015\012All Rights Reserved\015\012\015\012System BIOS Version: V1.80\015\012VGA BIOS Version: ATI UMA V008.050I.017.000.18675\015\012CPU0=AMD Turion (tm) 64 X2 Mobile Technology TL-50\015\012\015\012640K System RAM Passed\015\012894M Extended RAM Passed\015\012512 KB L2 Cache\015\012System BIOS shadowed\015\012Video BIOS shadowed\015\012Fixed Disk 0: HTSt2q2q2H9ATp0' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' ' '\015\012Mouse initialized\015\012ERROR\015\0120200: Failure Fixed Disk 0\015\012\015\012Press to resume, to Setup\015\012\015\012\015\012....now i usually press F1 but it displays something i about the ethernet cable... cant read properly...then it shots the power off automatically\015\012\015\012...there are times when i rebooted it's displaying msgs that 'windows needs to be activated...' i tried to enter yes but it say no internet connectivity..\015\012\015\012\015\012im confused of so many problems of my laptop.. should anyone pls help me free of charge???\015\012\015\012i will really appreciate this. thank you very much\015

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Your hard disk has crashed. Take it in to a computer store (Microcenter, Fry's, TigerDirect, or Best Buy) to get a new one. The data on your computer's hard drive may not be able to be saved.
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