Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A205-S4617 Notebook ?

Splash screen comes up with f2 to enter setup f12 for boot options but freezes will not proceed no farther

Answers :

First of all if it will let you press F2 and see if you can reset the BIOS to default configurations. Hit F10, save the changes and exit the BIOS.
The computer will restart and hopefully boot to the operating system boot screen.

If it's still freezing on post then remove the battery and the AC power supply. Turn the laptop over and locate the RAM (memory) cover and remove the holding screw.
Take out the system memory and clean the brass contacts, also clean the slots that the memory sits in.
Re-seat the memory making sure it clips into place nice and tight and replace the RAM cover.

Return power to the laptop and turn it on to see if that has helped.

Good luck.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Toshiba Satellite A205-S4617 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 :

Freezing - Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop

So, you post a message like a telegram. "freezing". since you never\015\012mentioned any other details, i have no option to assume that its a dell\015\012some laptop. the solution which i am writing is universal and applies\015\012to all the laptops. ... Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop

Splash screen comes up with f2 to enter setup f12 for boot options but freezes will not proceed no farther

Hi,First of all if it will let you press F2 and see if you can reset the BIOS to default configurations. Hit F10, save the changes and exit the BIOS.The computer will restart and hopefully boot to the operating system boot screen. ... Toshiba Satellite A205-S4617 Notebook

Computer ranbdomly shuts down

Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook

Brand new notebook .. windows then, screen freeze..acer picture

This may require a "repair" of windows.\015\012\015\012Get a Windows XP Operating system disk with the correct service pack that the notebook has installed (usually XP SP2).\015\012\015\0121. Boot from it (put it in CD drive a ... Acer Aspire One PC Notebook

Vista wont let me log in

How to Fix the Error "The User Profile Service failed the logon. User profile cannot be loaded."\015\012Information. When you log on to Vista using a temporary profile (user account), you receive this error message:\015\012For more information, KB947 ... PC Desktops

Forgot password - ASUS Eee PC 900 Notebook

Here are 2 options to change lost administrator password without learning it. Hope they can work for you!Option 1: If you can log on your laptop with an administrator account, you can change the password following the steps:1. Right-click ... ASUS Eee PC 900 Notebook

Hello I have this laptop acer aspire 7720z and I do new instal of win wista and now sometie go freeze. ANd i can't do nothing please help .

Vista Boot-up Repair\015\012 \015\012Vista is very good about repairing itself. Boot from the cd and when prompted choose your windows installation, most likely it will be the only one. Once that is chosen, ... Acer Aspire 7720 Notebook

How do i format it

Process for Windows XP Re-installationWINDOWS RE-INSTALLATION WILL WIPE OFF ALL THE DATA.1. Insert Windows XP operating System Disk In The CD Drive.2. Shut Down The system.3. Disconnect Everythi ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop

I plugged in a Toshiba external storage device to my Satellite M505-S4940... the device was not recognized... then my wireless mouse pointer stopped working so I shut down the computer hoping to fix the mouse by rebooting. When I turned the computer back on, it wouldn't reboot. It stopped at the first screen that asks to press F12 or F2 ... but those keys wouldn't work. Finally, I put in the Geek Squad disk and tried to start the computer again. It worked one time, but when I shut down

Look this is a common problem.. What i want you to do is start the PC up in Safe Mode, at Boot up press F8, Then a Menu will come up. Now at the Top of the List you will see Boot up in Safe Mode. Choose that option and see if it boots through to the ... Toshiba PC Laptops

Acer aspire 5600. Did a system restore and the computer would not start the windows programme then stopped trying and comes up with 'ntldr is missing' and won't get past that. Any advice would be much appreciated. Running on xp

Sometimes the only way to repair XP is to reinstall. You do not have to wipe your partition and start over. Just as with previous versions of Windows you can reinstall right over top of an existing setup. This has the advantage of retaining your inst ... Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop

My acer laptop won't reboot to factory mode

Back up all of your data(music,documents,videos)before you do this..if you can boot up then use ubuntu,slax or other types of bootable cds\015\012\015\012to set it back to the factory setting you are going to have to get a xp installatio ... PC Laptops

My dell inspiron 1525 has a black screen with a white cursor showing

First, I want to know if you sees the Dell logo after turning on the laptop? If yes then this is no boot issue. \015\012\015\0121. Immediately run the PSA. Make sure laptop is off. Press and hold down the Fn key, while holding down Fn key press ... Dell Inspiron 1525 Notebook

How to reinstall windows xp if files are missing??

CLEAN INSTALLATIONNOTE: Before proceeding, make sure all necessary backups are completed.* Insert the Windows XP Reinstallation CD into the top CD drive* Remove any external devices from the computer: (except the mouse & ... Gateway 310 Series (158920) PC Desktop

000021a error I'm getting the 0000021a error. I'm rtying to reload the OS but it doesn't recognize the CD/ROM even though the order is correct to go to it first. Tried to boot in safe mode and it's telling me I have a video driver error. Seems like a lot more than just that.

If your system does not boot, is due a:1) Order Bios (Put Cd at the first place)\015\0122) The CD used is not a bootable CDAre you using a bootable cd?Assuming your system is set to boot from the CD-ROM drive ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop

Xp installation how to install windows xp...

First you will need a Product Key for XP. Then you will need to insert your XP cd after turning on the computer. Put the cd in the CDROM drive. When given the option to boot from the cd you may have to hit enter. Pay attention to what is on your scre ... Microsoft 12.1" Touch Screen Terminal - Windows XP Pro installed, 1.0 Ghz Celeron, 20 GB HDD, 128 MB Memory (820CXXP) PC Desktop

I have a dell demension 4300 that recently started having issues, slow cutain effect, freeze ups. harddrive clicking away. Then one day I had the blue screen that said an error was detected. Then it wouldn't reconize the harddrive but it would go into the bios screen and then not do anything else. So I took it in to have it diagnosed and they said the edie circuit on the board was fried. They offered me a card option for the back but I opted to replace the motherboard with one that was listed as

CaSmogTech,There is a No Signal on the monitor because the monitor is not receiving a Video Signal.Your computer is not producing a video signal.In essence, your computer isn't working, because there is no Operating System on ... Dell Dimension 4300 PC Desktop

Cannot log on at all on my acer laptop can anyone help?

I assume u r using winxp.\015\012As long as you have your Windows XP CD, you can get back into your system using a simple but effective method made possible by \015\012a little known access hole in Windows XP.\015\012This method is ... PC Desktops

Forgotten Password need help to unlock my laptop I forgot my password

Good.\015\012If that’s your only problem, then you probably have nothing to worry about. As long as you have your Windows XP CD, you can get back into your system using a simple but effective method made possible by a little known access ... Acer Aspire 3690-2196 Notebook

HEy guys, My acer aspire one was working fien this morning, shut it down then powered it back up But it comes to a black screen saying about New/removed hardware, however i haven ot changed it for a while. The black screen gives me options to start it in safe mode, or SM with networking, of Sm with Command, or Windows normally, however when i select one, windows begins then comes to the blue error screen and back to black. Its an endless cycle, any ideas??

I would try to repair windows. Insert a disk w/ Windows OS on it and you should see a prompt to press enter to boot from CD, follow the on screen instructions to repair or reinstall windows. If the repair does not work, try reinstall. One of the o ... Acer Aspire One Netbook 8.9" Notebook

Dropped laptop...damaged hdd or something else?

Hello\015\012\015\012\015\012the problem with the recovery cd is most likely that your computer is set to start from HDD and not CDROM FIRST.\015\012\015\012\015\012I've written detailed instructions on how to change the boot ... Compaq Armada E500 Notebook

How to format acer desktops - Acer PC Desktops

1 -. Must be clear that the format going to lose everything on it,\015\012it is necessary to support all those files that are important or if you\015\012do not miss. It is not a technician work, you can do that 2 -. You must have all the mother ... Acer PC Desktops

I have an acer aspire 5315. i want to change my os from vista to xp, is this possible and how can i do it?

Hi there,yes this is possible ... but i must say its a bit tricky ...u will need to follow my steps closely .....if you have not tried to do this your self already...first download your drivers:- Open this PDF with Acer Driver ... PC Desktops

Windows XP freezes up when trying to reinstall on my Dell

Well, let's see--you have a "clean" disk.Does the computer bios see the correct size of the disk?If it's a SATA, have you correctly described the hard drive parameters (in the DELL cmos setup. You may have inadvertently told it to set up ... Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop

I can log in to my computer i for got my password

Assuming you are talking about logging in to Windows XP here are some things you can try:\015\012Windows XP Home Edition or Windows XP Professional in a workgroup\015\012loadTOCNode(3, 'whattotry');\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\0121.\015\0 ... Compaq PC Desktops

1. My ideapad Y430 easy cam doesnot working after i reinstall windows vista ultimate. Not i cant use it for my password. 2. I also try to partition it into four but it doesnot support i can have only two partition. 3. i cant install Windows XP3 in this machin. plese halp me.

This is all I can offer in your situation.....one option is to..use the...Novo buttonThis button functions as a reset button; use with caution. Press the1. Novo button to enter the main interface of OneKey Recovery while thepo ... Lenovo 3000 Y410 Notebook
  • 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: 1.0226 seconds