Re: XP wont boot.......

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by richard, Nov 21, 2010.

  1. richard

    richard Guest

    On Sat, 20 Nov 2010 21:58:36 -0500, Ben Myers wrote:

    > "Valorie *~" <> wrote in message news:-privat.org...
    >> When I put my XP PC away a year ago it booted and ran fine. It was stored
    >> in the house, not an outbuilding. I took it out and tried to use it and it
    >> wouldn't boot. It wouldn't boot to the CDs that came with it from HP
    >> either. I took it to Staples and the tech there said he THINKS it's the
    >> motherboard. The fans spin. The mouse lights up but the keyboard and
    >> monitor stay dark. Anyone have any ideas what can cause this? Dead
    >> battery? Bad video card?

    >
    > Go into the BIOS setup, restore the defaults and save the settings. If this doesn't
    > help or can't be done, please repost with more information, including the manufacturer
    > and model of the computer in question.
    >
    > Ben


    Explain por favor, how to get around the dark monitor issue.
    richard, Nov 21, 2010
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