Bus controller on motherboard

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david3131 Posts 4 Registration date Monday January 14, 2013 Status Member Last seen January 17, 2013 - Jan 14, 2013 at 11:33 AM
david3131 Posts 4 Registration date Monday January 14, 2013 Status Member Last seen January 17, 2013 - Jan 17, 2013 at 09:07 AM
Hello,
i have the above on my laptop when i turn it on.. rhen it says press f1 to default or f2 to boot... but nothing happen when i do this,, then it goes off after some seconds,,, any hints..
thanks



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xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,829
Jan 14, 2013 at 06:06 PM
Sounds like a hardware error that will require a new motherboard.
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xpcman... thanks for the message.... how do i repair or fix the motherboard myself and how much will it cost to have it done....

thanks
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xpcman Posts 19532 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,829
Jan 15, 2013 at 07:17 PM
motherboards, in general, are not fixable. A replacement MB might be the answer, but laptop motherboards cost more than buying a new laptop.
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david3131 Posts 4 Registration date Monday January 14, 2013 Status Member Last seen January 17, 2013
Jan 17, 2013 at 09:07 AM
thanks for your reply, xpcman.... will take it to a center to ascertain what really was wrong... i thought i could fix it myself but i know nothing of such.... what must have caused the problem? ..error bus controller on motherboard... nice day.

Dave
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