Acer aspire one will not boot win xp

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mike - Oct 26, 2010 at 08:32 AM
 Blocked Profile - Oct 26, 2010 at 09:35 AM
Hello,
acer aspire one...when i power up laptop the acer screen briefly appears then screen goes black...i tried F8 and i get options to start in safe mode, etc. but upon selecting any option the screen goes black again....have tried Alt F10 and small white line appears accross the top of black screen, nothiong more....i have no cd drive...any help greatly appreciated


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Blocked Profile
Oct 26, 2010 at 09:35 AM
Hi,

You have two options try removing the battery and press the power button,further instructions here:

https://ccm.net/computing/hardware/1535-computer-boots-to-black-screen/

Or make a system repair booting by installation cd:

https://ccm.net/faq/516-repairing-windows-xp-using-cd-installation

Thanks
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