dead laptop, really need help!

By mr.myers
Apr 6, 2006
  1. Ok, i have had my laptop for about 3 years now, only problems i have had was sometimes the os wouldnt load properly and i had to reformat hard drive. i have had no trouble for ages but all of a sudden when i turn on the pc i get the packard bell logo as normal, but then it stays on for about 15 minutes or so, and then i get a beeping siren, and just a blank screen with a command prompt, i cant even get into the bios settings as the keyboard will not work. i really really need help!
  2. mr.myers

    mr.myers TS Rookie Topic Starter

    further info..

    ok i can get it to boot, if i hold down the F2 or delete key (only ones i have tried) with the master cd in, but then i cant select anything from there
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