Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 2500 Notebook ?

I have a dell 2500 inspiron that boots as far as the screen

\015 I have a dell 2500 that boots as far as the screen and that is it.You can press f2 and it says entering the bios but just sits there.What can be wrong,a bad bios chip or what?Thank You,Dave\015

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You will need to check if there's a problem with the hardware, you will have to use the built in diagnostic for your laptop or if you have the drivers disc you can run the diagnostic there. Try to go to safe mode, if you can check the recent hardware or software changes you've made,you can try to reseat the hdd, try one memory at a time, though if you have memory errors, usually you will hear a beeping sound.
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