Toshiba Satellite problem..

By Diana C
May 28, 2012
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  1. I was working on the computer (Toshiba satellite A 100-232), when it suddenly froze. So I had to close it from the power button. After that it enters the "In touch with tomorrow - Toshiba " screen and then it just goes black forever. I can't enter bios with F2. Heeeelp, please! :)
  2. Doctor John

    Doctor John TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 247   +15

    If you have or can get hold of a boot disk (Hiren's, UBCD, any live Linux distro or even a Windows install disk) you could try booting from it, to check whether it's a hardware failure (HDD could have failed or got disconnected) - assuming it's set up to boot from CD/DVD. Is it definitely F2 for setup? Some Satellites require holding Esc on start, then F1 when you get the Toshiba screen.
  3. Marnomancer

    Marnomancer TechSpot Booster Posts: 808   +51

    Have you tried "Delete" (Del) or F8?


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