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How to fix flashing lock with A in it computer won't boot up vos

\015 When I start up my Vostro 1500 laptop I get a flashing lock symble with A in it computer won't turn on.\015

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The flashing CAPs Lock is an indication of a MEMORY error. Try Memory modules one at a time, and see if the system boots with one module or the other. If it does, then replace the faulty module. If system will not post with either module, replace motherboard.
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