Having problems with your Gateway Solo 5300 Notebook ?

Will not start, Nonsystem disc error displays

\015 I can bring up the bios display normally, but when I try to boot up the laptop, I get the msg "non system disc, replace and continue". I was told it was the hard drive, so I replaced that and went through a sucessful format on the hard drive, but when I was loading the windows98 OS, it encountered a fatal error which I was unable to copy, and went back to the same non system disc display.\015

Answers :

I think this may be a bad optical drive. Can you try an external drive?
\015\012
\015\012Char S.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Gateway Solo 5300 Notebook

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Will not start, Nonsystem disc error displays


I think this may be a bad optical drive. Can you try an external drive?\015\012\015\012Char S. ... Gateway Solo 5300 Notebook

17 inch monitor goes blank - X2Gen MG19MY 19" LCD Monitor


\015\012Prepare to diagnose the computer .\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Disconnect all peripheral devices.\015\012\015\012Perform a Hard Reset.\015\012\015\012Disable th ... X2Gen MG19MY 19" LCD Monitor

Doesn't work all the time and makes a whirring noise, do i need to buy a new cd/dvd drive?


Before you beginTo determine if the CD or DVD drive displays on the My Computer screen, follow the steps below.\015\012\015\012\015\012Turn on the computer and remove any discs from the CD/DVD drive.\015\012 ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

HP m7060n Media Center PC had boot problem: now won't display any


Lets try to repair it using the windows installation disc. First things first, look at the motherboard down on the right lower side. I would like you to find the CMOS jumper, it will be three pins sticking up with a plastic jumper made of plastic fit ... HP Media Center m7060n PC Desktop

Replaced my hard drive on my hp lap top and i cannot load the restore disk it is hp ze4800 i dont know how to get it load error code pxe e61


HP and Compaq Desktop PCs - Error: PXE-E61: Media Test Failure \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\0 ... PC Desktops

"STOP ERROR" COMPUTER AUTOMATICALLY SHUTS DOWN. DOES NOT RE-BOOT. JVC


HiThe problem might be with ur RAM.. try to remove and re-insert it.. If it doesnt work, try to reset the CMOS battery.A common cause for this is a program of some sort that's preventing the shutdown. Luckil ... Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

I get this error when I try to play a DVD on my laptop using WDVD


I assume that you are using a TV with the Computer to watch a Blu-Ray disc using HDMI connection.In order to play a Blu-ray Disc (BD) movie on a television, the display configuration must be set to display on the television only. Having t ... HP Computer Utilities & Maintenance

Blue Screen I was given a HP 6340 w/windows '98 that has a blue screen problem. I don't have any of the original software that came with the computer. Here are the error massages that I'm getting: ERROR STARTING PROGRAM= "The comdlg32.dll file is linked to missing export shell 32.dll:645" EXPLORER= "Program has performed an illegal operation and will shut down" RUNDLL= "Error loading powrprof.dll device attached to the system is not functioning. Also, what key do you press on the key broad for "


Use the following steps to replace the missing files when Windows cannot start.\015\012\015\012 Turn the computer on and place the first recovery disc into the top drive.\015\012 ... HP PC Desktops

Acer aspire one is not starting up. It goes back to OS start up


There are two possibilities i can think of, one, a virus, two, a bad driver file. what you can do, is run it in safe mode, if it goes to the log in screen, you could log in, and when a dialogue box appears to run in safe mode, click yes. then, go to ... Acer Aspire One A150-1006 Notebook

Notebook will not boot


The recovery partion is hidden partiton you can not delete this partion. The only way to delete it to RUN FDISK command of the old DOS commad or Win 95.\015\012\015\012Here is a link for you. Go there it will make bootable disk/CD for you ... Gateway MX6421 Notebook

Windows failed to start !...


Hello\015\012\015\012You seem to know a bit about computer so I will give you a good detailed solution which might be of help. READ CAREFULLY\015\012\015\012ASSUMPTION:\015\012 \015\012I guess that t ... Acer Aspire 5920-6727 Notebook

Laptop won't starup (Black screen displayed) Help me please!!


Try this.Turn the computer on and immediately press and hold the F8 key.On the Advanced Boot Options menu, choose Repair Your Computer.When you reach the System Recovery Options menu, choose Startup Repair. You alr ... Toshiba Satellite Pro L300 Notebook

Notebook from hp. in new delhi.


1. To "Calibrate" the battery, go to "Start" > "Control Panel" > "Power Options" and set the appropriate time-outs for display-off, hybernate etc. (Set "Turn-off Hard Discs to "Never" - I have known it to cause problems.)\015\012\01 ... Compaq Presario Notebook

Missing NTLDR file


The first thing to do is try to change back whatever hardware or software change you just made (this could be as simple as leaving a floppy disk in the drive or you need to reseat the IDE cables). If the contents of the drive are especially important ... ASUS Eee PC 2G Surf Notebook

Help i always get kicked off.is the windows xp disc,for emachine the same as hp


No You need to Go for Pc Recovery from HP it self or you can get the recovery cds for it.Try :- Opening Recovery ConsoleThe following steps open a Recovery Console:1. Shut Down Your Computer and as soon as you turn ... HP Pavilion a350n PC Desktop

Displays logo then nothing. I can get into the BIOS and it's OK. Won't even boot from the Vaio backup system disk.


This may or may not work for you, but you will need a windows installation disc for this particular repair. A backup disc will not do the job.\015\012\015\012Windows Start-up Errors\015\012Step one, you need a Win ... Sony VAIO VGN-S460 Notebook

No boot, no drive letters


To be very frank with you, what you've just described here has happened to me twice.That was why when I was about to read your post I first shouted...do you know why I shouted?...'Hope you don't have any documents on the system, because if you ... Symantec Norton Partition Magic-8.0 (10256717) for PC

No display, blue page error in unpaged area screen


Unfortunately, its bad, I can think of three possibilities, bad ram, bad cpu, or bad graphics card, if its a bad cpu or bad graphics card, then unfortunately, its something really complicated to fix because its a laptop, the cpu is replaceable but it ... Gateway 450SX4 Notebook

Notebook will not boot


If I understand what your problem is...\015\012I had the same problem, it was a caused by bad Windows XP install CD.\015\012Call Gateway and explain the situation, you may need to have a magnifying glass handy to read the tiny engraved le ... Gateway MX6421 Notebook

My hpdv6000 recovery got stuck at 98% and showed 5 mins remaining then after 15-30 mins it moved to 99% and still showing 5mins! its been 30 mins no action seems its stuck. I started the process by going in BIOS setup (f10)then did something and changed it to default boot and CMOS i guess. restarted and windows loaded. Remember i had the recovery dvd in the rom. i dont know its reformatting from the recovery D drive or using the recovery DVD. i need some info what to do?


Hello Humanold,\015\012\015\012Please check the following recovery steps:\015\012\015\012Full recovery by using recovery partition:\015\0121. Reboot the notebook PC.\015\0122. Keep tapping F11 when the Compaq ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

Windows failed to start !...


If you had the recovery disk it would not clear the c drive it would just set it back to when you got it but the programs would still be there this computer i a,m on know had trhe same thing done to it and i was able to recover it without losing ... Acer Aspire 5920-6727 Notebook

Shuts self off during start up


Simple... start to boot your system and press the F8 key to bring up windows boot options screen. select the option disable reboot on system error. then reboot machine and all is good. and let it run check disk... the command prompt syntax for the co ... Acer Aspire 5610-4648 Notebook

Ntoskrnl 0xc0000098 error


To Solve the problem refer to steps below\015\012\015\012To run the Bootrec.exe tool, you must start Windows RE. To do this, follow these steps: \015\012\015\012Put the Windows Vista installation disc in the dis ... Sony VAIO VGN-NR180EW Notebook

Compaq Presario R4000 boot error


I had a similar problem with my R4000 just in the past three months. I\015\012simply ran the recovery disc to load the repair console. When it tells\015\012you type EXIT to end, instead type "CHKDSK" and let it run it's\015\012course. That should ... HP Compaq Presario R4000 Notebook

Programs Freeze UP


The best way to solve most of the problems If you are getting them constantly, would be to use the recovery disc or windows setup cd to perform a fresh installation of windows into your computer.before doing it though, would be a good ide ... Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.6835 seconds