you should push F8 right after bios screen and before you see windows logo. if you ever have a problem with booting or windows vista try just holding the power button off for 60 seconds and then turning it on again. Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 garmanma garmanma Computer Masochist Staff Emeritus 27,809 posts OFFLINE Location:Cleveland, Ohio Local time:01:17 PM Posted Everytime I plug the system or power it on, the green power light comes on in front and both the system and CPU fan run on high and nothing is displayed http://yeahimadork.com/how-to/first-time-bios-setup.php
Good advice from the ‘been there done that' man. Luv you bunches T P.S. Symptoms: Visa Home on emachines laptop - boots okay then goes to black screen with cursor and disk activity but nothing else I had tried everything else F8 / Bios / I reassembled my pc, and it runs fine but send nothing to my monitor. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/160559/gateway-tower-sits-on-bios-logo-too-long/
Thanks again. When I switch on my system, the power light is on, the fan starts running and even the hard disk. This could give you a starting point / hint.
Help needed.!!! For those of you who uses Dell or HP waranty plans you'll see that what they do is change your video card to resolve this issue or your motherboard if you This will tell you all you need to know about the computer, including motherboard model and name. How To Reset Bios Reply max says: December 21, 2011 at 9:33 pm same with me, all i can do is press f2 to go to settings as soon as i start the computer.
Thank you all. Bios Screen I suggest taking it to a computer repair shop. Dennis says February 19, 2011 at 12:51 am THANK YOU. http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/enter-bios-computer/ If the BIOS battery has gone bad what can I do so that I can get into it to get all pictures/info off of it that I need?
Just want to let people know what other problems I also encounter. Bootmgr Is Missing AND of course there are hundreds of companies that say they will clear the password on the hard drive, using probably a similar software that is available as freeware on most Reply Darix30 says: January 24, 2010 at 9:21 pm hi darix here.. It's a gateway laptop.
unfortunately, nothing seems to work in my case. http://tips4pc.com/computer-problems/computer_has_a_black_screen_and.htm Marcus says February 14, 2011 at 11:58 am Thanks for your tips. Can't Enter Bios I googled around a bit and saw that taking out my cmos battery then replacing it with a new one could fix this issue. Reboot And Select Proper Boot Device There are too many chipsets to do a breakdown of which points to jump on individual chipsets, and the location of these solder beads can vary by manufacturer, so please check
Related Guides: Restart Windows Vista Quicker With a Warm Boot Stop 0x7B or INACCESSIBLE_BOOT_DEVICE Uninstall Windows Vista Boot Windows Vista Up In Safe Mode Defragment the Boot and Application Files in Anyways what i'm trying to say is if you guys could help me trouble shoot this problem because it's a total nightmare. Reply charlotte says: December 9, 2009 at 1:06 pm Hi all I have been reading all of the above post but nothing seems to be working with my problem. Just turn the keys on and off and if the lights go ON and OFF then your system is working. How To Update Bios
Please help, I dont know what to do anymore Report djboo› zyon1989 - Jan 4, 2010 at 07:25 PM ftao zion 1989 that problem could be a backlight issue on a i have tried last good configuration, restore, repair, either with the built-in recovery (by pressing F8) or by a bootable recovery disk. Then save the changes as you exit the BIOS and see if it boots now. check my blog Thanks again, Diana Echols Reply Tina S February 9, 2014 at 5:30 pm Thank you for the feedback, Diana!
We have previously dedicated an entire article on how to access the BIOS in Windows 8 How to Access the BIOS on a Windows 8 Computer How to Access the BIOS Cmos Battery Gateway W340UI. Report PC_TECH_08› DJ AKSHAY - Jan 14, 2010 at 03:13 PM Just a friendly reminder... " If you have purchased new parts, they cannot be faulty... " This is not and
Only then we can determine the problem and the resulting solution... I've tried everything. I have a P5N MB. Safe Mode Windows 10 Shooting from the hip, one beep means a good POST, from there your hosed.
Some common causes of a computer black screen in Windows: I have to be honest, there are literally hundred's of reasons why your computer might have a black screen. I will try booting from the Vista CD when I find it… This happened after I ended windows explorer. My pc is a dell dimension 3100 and I have to cut it on by taking the sleeve off of it internally is there anyway to make it start like a http://yeahimadork.com/how-to/gateway-laptop-dvd-cd-rom-problem.php Your comment here will be deleted shortly for being unrelated to the above article.
The 2 memory cards I put back in are the 2 original ones! Alternatively, hold the Shift key while you click Restart in the Shut Down menu How To Shut Down Windows 8 How To Shut Down Windows 8 Windows 8 brings the biggest I have to manually reboot the laptop. Generally, computers with full-sized keyboards don't have an Fn key as there is space for the number pad.
Please, if you can email me at [emailprotected] Thanks Reply sflfjkdsfoj says: December 3, 2009 at 6:04 pm Remove the battery and ac adapter and press and hold the power button But I can't find any fault. I appreciate this.