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laptop will not turn on


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ripshales

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please help my acer travelmate will not turn on it starts to boot up and then turns off i have tryed a new battery and power supply but still the same fault all i get is a flashing curser on a black screen for about 2 seconds and off she goes could this be the hard drive? :)
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craxx_123

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Howdy,

Sounds like a motherboard issue. Remove the battery and use the ac adapter to power the machine. What model do you have?

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PedroDaGR8

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Do you get the BIOS screen? Or does it stop before the BIOS screen? Do the fans spin up properly?
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NO MATE NO BIOS SCREEN AND THE FANS DO NOT BOOT UP
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