Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook ?

Acer 5100, lost USB, then webcam, then keyboard and trackpad, F2 won't work on reboot to enter bios, hard drive OK. Researching online indicates this is a 'southbridge' chip failure common to this unit. Any suggestions?

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The southbridge is one of the chps integrated in to the mainboard.
\015\012Most likely will have to replace the motherboard on the unit.
Sound like if you get the chip and replace it; you will be in business...if you can't do it, take it to a computer shop for the repair.
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