Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Laptop won't boot at all.

06 Oct 2012   #21
gregrocker

 

Did you ask the shop what tells them for certain it's the mobo? Since it's junked otherwise anyway I'd confirm it by removing the RAM to see if you get beeps which means mobo is alive. In this case test the RAM one stick at a time.

eMachines are being pushed into the bargain bin by Acer. The only ones which last now are the ones which have been around since before Acer bought them, some going strong 10 years with the same quality parts.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
06 Oct 2012   #22
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

Did you ever check a new "Power AC Adaptor"? If the new one doesn't work, you can always take it back to the store you purchased it from...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Oct 2012   #23
gregrocker

 

Good thought, Jacee. A friend was junking an old Compaq laptop so I took it over to Geek Squad to have them plug in their multi-adapter and it started right up. Bought a good after-market one for $9 on eBay and it's back in business.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Laptop won't boot at all.




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Laptop won't boot
I have an acer 5742 lap top...I can't get past the click on user ...It says it needs a password but I never set up one...I use to click the picture and it would go straight to the welcome screen and then windows...Now it wants a password...I don't have one....I tried reformatting....the disk...
General Discussion
BSOD on boot up. Laptop will not Boot
I have a Toshiba Laptop which for a number of weeks will not start up first time. I get a BSOD which shuts the computer down before I can read it. If I try to reboot "safe mode" takes ages to analyze (about 40 minutes) before telling me the issue cannot be solved. If I then boot again but select...
BSOD Help and Support
Cannot boot my laptop, windows can't find any hardrive to boot OS..
Today when I was surfing on my laptop (G74S Series) I wanted to restart the laptop because the internet crashed and it usually helps to restart. But I restarted it holding down the power button thing. So, I restarted it and while I was waiting, staring in to the screen, the blinking "_" thing when...
Hardware & Devices
Laptop cannot boot into Windows, possible 0xc000000f boot failure
First, some system specs: This is about a stock ASUS K50ID laptop, so the specs are as listed in this Newegg description. The very basic description of the problem is that whenever I turn on the laptop, it seems to boot into Windows 7, in that the "Starting Windows" text appears and the little...
BSOD Help and Support
Cannot boot up laptop
Hello SevenForums, today I've had a problem with my ACER Laptop, and I need help fixing this Black Screen Of Death. I started up my laptop today, and BOOM! An error popped up and I have no absolute idea how to fix it. Intel UNDI, PXE-2.1 (build 082) Copyright (C) 1997-2000 Intel Corporation ...
BSOD Help and Support


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:15.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App