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Laptop hanging on a screen....


w3l54666

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hi

my lap top is hanging on this screen when it boots....

HANGING SCREEN

any help would be great

regards

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w3l54666

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ok fruitbat, now we got that sorted, befor it actually died it said this on the post screen and was hanging there....

.....checking nvram

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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before fitting a new drive I would be tempted to test the drive by installing in a caddy connected by usb to another PC and change the CMOS battery in the laptop.

If the drive works in a caddy at least you can back up your data

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