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Windows 7: blinking underscore after logo screen

29 Sep 2012   #1
Celsius

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blinking underscore after logo screen

hello, i have a acer aspire 5336-2460 laptop, everytime i try to boot into windows it gets stuck at a black screen with a blinking underscore in the top left. I tried making a bootable win7 dvd and it still doesn't solve the issue. F8 won't work only F2 and F12.


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29 Sep 2012   #2
koolkat77

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29 Sep 2012   #3
Celsius

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thanks for actually taking the time to read what my problem was...
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30 Sep 2012   #4
Celsius

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bump
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30 Sep 2012   #5
koolkat77

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Since when is this happening?
It sounds like your hard drive is on its way out.
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