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Acer Aspire 1700 wont boot

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Wasmachinemann, Jul 22, 2010.

  1. Wasmachinemann New Member

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    Yeah got this laptop, Worked when i was on school, Now it died WTF? Will start and give the acer screen, 10 seconds later shutdown, Anyone an idea?
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    dead battery?
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    Yes, Also readed the servicemanual, Need to take the battery out, Thx for the tip.
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    Update: it seems the IDE controller is broken and the cpu is overheating, Goddamnit, It is a nice laptop.
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    UPDATE: The IDE cable is broken, Getting a new one soon, Will do an update if the laptop works.
    IT WORKS!!!, ITs now running XP, God its FAST!
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