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Steve_CostaRica

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Hi, My Acer Aspire One shuts off during booting up, sometimes before the Windows Desktop and sometimes after but never enough time to do anything. Sometimes it has a sharp shrill noise until it shuts off, when it does this the screen is blank. This netbook has XP, 1 Gig of ram, and a 160 Gig harddrive. I have tried F8 to run in safe mode but the keyboard is frozen, cannot change to safe mode, same thing if I try to change the boot to an external CD drive to run a repair, the keyboard is frozen, so I can't change the boot device. I have checked and blown out the vents for dust but there didn't seem to be any. Thanks for any help you can give me. Steve
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Steve_CostaRica

You have also posted this problem on a second topic you have created here in the XP forum

http://www.geekstogo...__fromsearch__1

Please continue in the XP forum on the topic link above and please do not create more than ONE topic on the same problem


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