If it's not booting and not beeping, there could be an issue with the motherboard. I suspect a Vista update caused this problem. ALSO I PURCASED 8GM OF RAM TO ADD A LITTLE PUNCH. Yes (2) No (0) Stokwiz Would recommend to a friend? http://bgmediaworld.com/acer-aspire/acer-aspire-5100-vista-will-not-boot-up-not-in-safe-mode-either.php
I was toying with the idea of a bare bones kit until I saw this- I added an additional 4 gigs of ram and love that it is expandable to 16 It still cycles at the startup of windows. Was this review helpful? Do you think this may be a motherboard problem..
i've had a similar problem reloading windows on an older gateway tower that seemed to be in raid even though there was only one hard drive. It's too bad because it is such a god deal. Was this review helpful?
It should be noted that a VGA monitor and the HDMI monitor don't seem able to be used at same time. Still no luck. June 2, 2013 Dave Marcus, you should join our free forums so we can troubleshoot this in detail. This computer more than meets expectations.
Fla. Yes (18) No (5) KodiakRampage Smithfield, RI Would recommend to a friend? thanks Report Josie› Dan - Feb 25, 2010 at 07:19 PM I have a Windows Vista VAIO laptop. After solving your problem, please mark it as solved by clicking 'flair' and confirming the 'solved' tag.
That did not work until I used the recovery discs. Hopefully a new hard drive will be your solution. Acer Computers & Internet window 7 32 bit product installing 2gb ram amd desktop computers windows 7 64 bit cant install 4 gb ram completley windows 7 32 bit product amd I ended up returning the computer and I will opt for another product from elsewhere.
i normally dont need to post as i can usually find a google solution, but i am absolutely lost with this one. When I hold the power button down to shut it off and then press it to start it again , the lights come on, it beeps twice and sounds like it Once i did that, absolutely everything about the computer seems to work flawlessly. I have a nice 4 core machine for under $300.
I returned the machine and was treated very well by customer service. http://bgmediaworld.com/acer-aspire/acer-aspire.php Their website is very unhelpful and I get this screen everytime before it start to load windows. Yes Age:65 or older Ownership:2 - 7 weeks Gender:Female Usage:Every day Verified purchaser Verified purchaser Customer has been confirmed to have purchased the item from Walmart. Was this review helpful?
A few days later I nstalled an additional 4 GB memory because I had read a tech review saying the AMD A6-3620 processor needed 8 GB to run at its best. One is either enabling or disabling RAID in the hardware. You can buy power supply testers at your local repair or electronics shop for relatively cheap. http://bgmediaworld.com/acer-aspire/acer-aspire-one.php i have the same problem.
Next you can query search engines such as ask.com. Yes (5) No (1) raymond6 jersey city, nj Would recommend to a friend? Make sure you select the model of your laptop the drivers you that require that matches the Windows version that is installed on your laptop.
getting rid of the logon screen altogether sidesteps this issue for the most part, but it is less secure. There could also be issues with an exterior component or a device plugged into the motherboard. My computer won't go past the login screen and all I see if a black screen with an arrow. Great value, worked as expected 9/9/2012 Customer review by NWTechie 4.0 stars 9/9/2012 by NWTechie by NWTechie It started and ran great right out of the box.
Another cause for this could be heat. July 26, 2013 Dave Likely a bad motherboard, but I would try removing the battery, use AC only. tried to upgrade bios but have never done this with Ubuntu and cant get the file to rin Posted by David Bowie on Feb 08, 2013 Want Answer 0 Clicking this check over here video-cards dcasasola 1 post since Nov 2009 Newbie Member 13Contributors 13Replies 15Views 6 YearsDiscussion Span 5 Years Ago Last Post by ranger_g 0 jocas12 6 Years Ago Same thing nothing showed
Start a new discussion instead. Yes (7) No (0) Report Thank you! Thanks Candarra November 9, 2012 Dave If you're comfortable doing so, I would try reseating the RAM and video card. Back to top #11 x74x x74x Topic Starter Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local time:03:35 PM Posted 26 December 2013 - 02:51 PM Thank you.