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Laptop won't start up

Ask a question Sdnick 1Posts Friday October 13, 2017Registration date October 13, 2017 Last seen - Last answered on Oct 13, 2017 at 05:08 PM by xpcman
Hey there. My son gave me his computer back saying it didnt work. So I turn it on, it says Acer on the screen for a few seconds, then the screen goes black, then it repeats this over and over. Can this be fixed? And how if so? This is model AO1-431-C8G8 snid-61801330623. Thank you
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It appears the BIOS is finding a hardware error. This often requires a motherboard replacement. But, you can try re-seating the memory modules to see if that's the problem.

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Sdnick- Oct 13, 2017 at 03:29 PM
Yeah. That doesn't really help me. I am not computer savvy. So should I just get a new computer?
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xpcman 17728Posts Wednesday October 8, 2008Registration date ModeratorStatus October 17, 2017 Last seen - Oct 13, 2017 at 05:08 PM
that's always an option
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