Having problems with your Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RX860 PC Desktop ?
Problem with Sony Vaio pcv-rx860 (screen goes black at startup)
\015 Problem with Sony Vaio pcv-rx860 (aka pcv-7762) desktop--screen goes to black at startup and computer won't power up. It belongs to my mom so I'm not very familiar with it. When I press power button, the computer comes on and ''Sony'' appears on the screen. Then screen goes black. I hear a fan whirring sound when I first press power button. Within 15-20 seconds the fan goes from louder whirring to much softer. I took the cover off and don't really hear any sounds coming from the hard drive. One thing to note: I installed extra memory the day after Christmas and the computer worked fine until end of March. If memory was the culprit, wouldn't problems have occurred immediately? Thanks in advance for any help.\015
I would suggest first to try to take one stick of memory out and try to boot up the pc. Sometimes, one or both of the memory sticks can go bad or the memory slot on the motherboard itself can go bad. If that is not the case I would then remove all of the usb connected to the computer and last i would test the power supply.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RX860 PC Desktop
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 :
Problem with Sony Vaio pcv-rx860 (screen goes black at startup)
I would suggest first to try to take one stick of memory out and try to boot up the pc. Sometimes, one or both of the memory sticks can go bad or the memory slot on the motherboard itself can go bad. If that is not the case I would then remove all of ... Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RX860 PC Desktop
Vaio Screen blank
Go to power setting and see if ur pc is set to sleep....if so change it....u will find the power setting in control panel ... PC Desktops
Sony vaio pcv w20
I have a PCV-W20 and I had the issues with the flickering screen and\015\012blackouts. After reading a few postings i discovered the issue was a\015\012faulty CCFL. There are two in this unit. I did not know that when I\015\012ordered just one. When ... Sony VAIO PCV-W20 PC Desktop
Sony Vaio PCV-W500GN1 shuts down moments after startup
Hi Patrick,How did you get on with those tests ? Any joy ?David ... Sony VAIO PCV-W500GN1 PC Desktop
Windows starts to set up then screen goes black and
Sounds like you have a heating problem I need More information to help you, try pulling the side off the pc and blow off the cpu fan with compressed air for a computer store also blow out the monitor as best you ... Sony VAIO VGC-RB42G PC Desktop
Sony Vaio PCV-RS710G wont start up
One of the files in the system32 directory in the windows folder is corrupt, the files in the system32 folder contains vital files for the boot procedure, try to start the machine in "safe mode" by pressing F8 after the sony boot screen, if it allows ... Sony VAIO PCV-W600G PC Desktop
Screen light goes out but image is still viewable...
Hello..Now let's discuss what we\015\012should do when the laptop seems to be booting up without problems, the\015\012hard drive spins appropriately, and we even hear the welcome sound of\015\012the operating system, but we have no ... Sony VAIO Notebook
Sony vaio pcv-rs510 fails to fully boot. Goes past initial windows screen then blanks out.... safe mode fails to boot as well... command lines just pile the screen.. need help plzz
Reinstall os.bios should be preset to boot from cd/dvd but if not power on then press delete key or escape key till bios loads-in boot opt. select cd/dvd drive first boot.put os disk in drive and restart when asked to press key to boot from cd do so. ... Sony VAIO PCV-RS510 PC Desktop
Restore factory settings on a fujitsu siemens amillo pro
Hi there,\015\012You should be able to fix this simply by inserting the original Cd that came with the computer and following the onscreen instructions.\015\012Or the startup disks (if created) when you first used your laptop.\015\0 ... Fujitsu Siemens AMILO Pro V2010 Notebook
Sony Vaio laptop vgn-fs640-w problems
That happenedto me one time but i pressed the either the S1 or S2 button right bellow the speakers and the screen came back on. \015\012\015\012Reply if this works for you, if not... Im sorry. ... PC Laptops
Start up problems with Sony Vaio VGN-A517S
Remove your screen saver program form computer.go to control panel in settigns u se dispaly open it then set desktop as win xp. ... Sony VAIO PCV-J200 PC Desktop
The screen still displays the image but the backlight if off
The problem is in fact the backlight as you are saying but i am not sure if it is the wiring to the power supply or if your backlight is just burning out. You can ask the company if you can send it in for them to look at it. ... Toshiba Satellite A135-S2276 Notebook
Computer wont startup it cycles and repeats sony vaio pcv rx560
Ok, i do in fact know what your problem is, your OS (Operating system has crashed. this has happened to me several times. what you need to do to fix it, get a windows xp, or vista disc, and put it in the drive, u may want to press f2, and enable f12 ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop
Screen goes off after every 2 secs. Pls help - Sony VAIO VGN-N130G/W Notebook
You could have a defective screen - a defective inverter or a CCFL lamp or simply the video cable needs reseating. After reseating the video cable and the problem is still there then :- To determine if you have a LCD screen or video card problem, rea ... Sony VAIO VGN-N130G/W Notebook
Screen went black during start up. - Sony VAIO VGN-FS640W Notebook
· First troubleshooting - When you turn the laptop on, are you able to see the splash screen? This would be the computer manufacturer's screen display that usually shows a ... Sony VAIO VGN-FS640W Notebook
My pcv-w30 sony boots up and sound comes on then the screen comes on in a red fashon for 3 seconds goes black and 10 seconds later a cursor comes on in white 2 seconds and goes black again HELP IF YOU THINK I SHOULD CHANGS THE BACK LIGHT CAN YOU EKPLAIN TO ME HOW TO TAKE THE SCREEN APART........................
Its not the back light...I think its a crashed windows..\015\012\015\0121.) turn off system\015\012turn it on and keep pressing F8\015\012sele ... Sony VAIO Digital Studio PCV-RX540 PC Desktop
Sony Vaio VGNNR330E laptop wont start up right even after recover
I think you may have bad sectors on the hard drive which is why it loads the software but then when it comes time for the system to read it, it just hangs cause it can't read into the sectors on the hard drive.Best way to determine this, ... Sony PC Laptops
Sony Vaio sart up problem
This type of problem is likely be a hardware problem. The porwer supply is shutting down, but not the CPU Fan for heat protection. You ha to do a maintenance job first. Disconnect and open up the computer, first touch the chassis to discharge any sta ... Sony VAIO V2M (VGCV2M) PC Desktop
Screen won't turn on
When u power up press F8 key then enter in enable vga mode then change screen resolution to 1024*768 then apply and ok thats it. ... PC Laptops
Vaio fj270 wont boot to windows stuck with a blinking underscore
Hello and thank you for using Fixya!\015\012\015\012First, check and make sure there are no CD's in the CDrom player. Also, check an make sure there is no external storage devices, such as a flash drive, external, etc.\015\012 ... Sony VAIO VGN-FJ270/B Notebook
Sony sdm-hs75p runs for 5 odd minutes then screen goes blank?
H_e_l_l_f_i_, Have you performed the flashlight test after the screen goes "BLANK" ?? No!! You will not find the "flashlight" test listed in the OWNERS manual!! The test is a quick evaluation of the STATE of the units "switch-mode-power-supply". Did ... Sony SDM-HS75P/S 17" LCD Monitor
AG Neovo X-17a
Hello,It sounds like you have a monitor with a common problem. After a few years some LCD monitors\015\012will blow a power supply. The problem is caused by parts called\015\012capacitors overheating in the confined space of the monitor. ... Neovo AG 17" LCD Monitor
Computer won't boot Windows Vista. Screen goes black with cursor arrow.
Its the common problem of inverter board in your laptop.you are not the only 1 facing this problem there are thousands of other userrs facing the same problem.and replacing the inverter board from the laptop will solve the problem.as inverter board c ... Compaq Presario PCCOM2232US Notebook
Dell E152FP monitor goes black at startup, but not permanently
My bet is that your monitor is on it's way out. If this is true, it will get worse until it gets to a point where it no longer works at all. Connecting the monitor to another computer should confirm my suspicion. The monitor has probably developed a ... HP W2007 LCD Monitor
I HAVE A SONY VAIO VGN-FJ1S, BOOTS UP, THEN GOES SLOWLY WHITE/?
I actually did have a problem that was similar the screen would lighten up after a min or so and moving the screen fixed it. The actual cause of the problem was a loose chip on the circuit board of the LCD, i re soldered it to fix it, could also be a ... PC Laptops