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thanks Report Vega- Feb 8, 2010 at 06:27 PM Brian, mine does not start up at all. 3 months ago, my laptop (toshiba A205) doesnt start up or doesnt work when what in the hell is this?and it stays like that for minutes?!!!!!!i can not boot from cd or dvd..because i dont get the option to boot from a cd/dvdi do have Something gets corrupt in the boot-up files, but all your files on your hard drive are still safe. Right-click on the HDD or Computer and select Advanced system settings on the left-hand portion of the screen and it will open up a System Properties window. Source

Like I said before, I tried all the things here: removing the battery, taking out and putting back in the memory, using the dust blower for the fan, removing and replacing Thanks again your a superstar. I might just give up on this one...any other ideas? It runs at 20GB and takes forever to boot up.

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Hope you get this message, but I went to a couple other sites and posted this as my solution: "Okay, good news. Thank you, this worked!!!!! Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - (NT) I mean't how to re-install windows xp home sp "without"cd by srwatson07 / April 17, 2011 9:57 AM PDT In reply to: Report Conor.L- Sep 6, 2009 at 01:26 PM Brian, we got up to part 4 and part 5 doesn't work..

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  • But data is safe and the price of a new harddrive is cheap enough when I know my data is safe.
  • Report LukeT- Oct 21, 2009 at 11:04 AM Thanks buddy Report Mr Nath- Oct 24, 2009 at 05:15 AM Brian, thank you very much...my comp is up and running.i was wondering
  • I then called Acer support line and spoke to the rudest man on Earth.
  • You are a genius.
  • He's a pc wiz kid.
  • No problem with BIOS settings.
  • reformated another hard drive, put in the one with an error as the secondary drive....none of that worked until i tighted the hard screws in place....Later Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0
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Helpful +3 Report paresh Jun 12, 2010 at 10:29 PM You know ,better to download the new version of Windows 7 or buy Toshiba extended warranty 69 dollar and use it. The XBOX he does everyday with his friends utilizing their head set;mics. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: SAJEEV on 06/05/2009 Hi, i am using fujitsu siemens laptop i can't open now, its shows operating system not found pxe-e61:media test failure, check cablepxe-mof:exiting Toshiba Laptop Not Booting Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Daniel F.

I hope this info is useful to others and another thing to mention is when recovering from asus recovery discs make sure there is less than 2gb of ram or the I had bought a copy of Windows 7 upgrade last year for another computer so as a last resort I put it in and rebooted. All submitted content is subject to our Terms Of Use. Is it safe to have that on my network; don't know how to get games into the security?

Replaced HDD and in changing things had stupidly replace battery. Toshiba Satellite Stuck On Toshiba Screen I tried taking the battery out & tried to follow your steps given however all I get is a black screen......Sometimes the windows boot manager screen will come up and if Thanks. HELP PLEASE!!

Toshiba Laptop Won't Boot

I retried removing the battery every time the machine stalled, and I got the same result every single time. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Toshiba Satellite Black Screen On Startup That could be a Windows problem. Toshiba Laptop Won't Power On I don't know if any of these events had anything to do with this irritating issue but I believe it's worth mentioning just in case others have encountered the same.

God bless you Brian Report Lily- Apr 29, 2010 at 08:58 AM This has also just worked for me on my Toshiba. this contact form Helpful +5 Report Martor Jan 10, 2010 at 09:56 AM Hi all - same problems with my A300 last night - it was running hot, and the fan noise was annoying Please help. I tried doing it in safe mode but still did nothing! Toshiba Laptop Wont Boot Past Toshiba Screen

I did that and now it just tries to load forever and the screen won't come up. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: brandon on 05/27/2011 mine says the media check cable thing and insert boot boot disk and press any key Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: And it will open up a Create New Task pop-up screen where you will type explorer.exe and press ENTER. have a peek here It was because my hard drive was loose.

I DONT KNOW WHICH IS THE CULPRIT BUT MY NEXT COMPUTER IS GONNA BE A MAC. Toshiba Laptop Startup Problems I realized.. If it works then you know it is not your video card or anything else inside it and the problem it is probably related to the monitor.

Report Germonde- Oct 8, 2012 at 08:40 AM Hi Brian, Many thanks or the tip.

You need only the SATA drivers on the blue screen with white letters where you can choose if you want to install XP (press Enter) or you can choose the repair I followed the steps above (without taking the battery out) and it worked. unseat the HDD and loosen it, detach it from its connections. Toshiba Laptop Black Screen On Startup After about 5 sec a message appeared telling me the media was faulted. 3) I powered off the PC and but back the hard disk 4) I powered up the PC

If you can't get past the black sceen try giving it a bit of a jolt by plugging something into the USB ports. I already tried that before, right now my problem is it does not work with just power alone, only on batteries. Thanks, Marco Report baggie bird- Mar 14, 2010 at 03:28 PM top man thanks worked brill for me.... Check This Out The other 40% are usually the Invertor!

Followed your instructions and all sorted! In my case I do belive it is my monitor inverter! Can you help me? The HDD should be ide-0 and the CDROM should be ide-1.

replacing the hard drive yielded the same error messages. What did work however was a bit weird. I know that the disk is working in another computer but maybe your ODD is not working properly anymore and so it canít read any disk. I NEED HELP PLEASE Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: SBD on 05/23/2010 YOU CAN ATTEND "INTEL UNDI, PXE-2.0FOR REALTEK PCI ETHERNET CONTROLLERPXE-E61: MEDIA TEST FAILURE, CHECK CABLE" THIS SORT OF

He then said that it was not Acer's fault because I did not buy the laptop from them but from the shop. But I think you'll get the idea.The IBM motherboard that I ran into with this issue only has one IDE connection (for the ribbon cables) on the motherboard, the rest are can't get files out, but that's ok I don't need my stuff , I just want to be able to use the laptop. I bought a new one and used the same Windows 7 DVD I used to install on my desktop and ran into the PXE error.Turns out there is a driver corruption

Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. same. If ANYONE else has tried this route, of taking out the BIOS battery and didnít have any problems, let me know. Report idara- Jun 4, 2010 at 08:24 AM i have tried it it still does not start the screen Report Miek- Jun 8, 2010 at 03:16 AM Hi Brian You pointed

ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. thank you . I have a toshiba protege laptop R705-25 I think, and out of the blue it gave me that issue.I read this, and opened up the back, and sure enough the hard Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Frank on 02/05/2008 I had the same problem and it turns out I had a bad CD-Rom drive.

I had the same problem on Toshiba Satellite laptop running with Windows XP. I can use it with Ubuntu CD, but don't know how to do Linux.