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Laptop won't start! :/

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Little Butch

Original Poster:

563 posts

90 months

Friday 29th June 2012
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Everytime I turn my laptop on it comes up with an error message (see photo)
It's a Dell Inspiron 1545 running vista.. Any ideas?

Rowan138

230 posts

63 months

Friday 29th June 2012
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i don't see any picture smile
first problem seems to be PEKAC: problem exists between keyboard and chair smile

Little Butch

Original Poster:

563 posts

90 months

Friday 29th June 2012
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Haha sorry.. Long day! Here you go:

TheD

2,876 posts

111 months

Friday 29th June 2012
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Most likely, but not definite, it is a bust hard drive.

gmasterfunk

132 posts

60 months

Friday 29th June 2012
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Probably hdd but could be a CD or USB stick if boot sequence has one of those first. If the lappy has been dropped but could be a loose connection, probably hdd but that would usually be intermittent with the odd boot.
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Little Butch

Original Poster:

563 posts

90 months

Friday 29th June 2012
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I'm no expert but that sounds erm.. Sh*t?!

TallbutBuxomly

12,254 posts

128 months

Saturday 30th June 2012
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Looks a piece of piss to replace on your laptop.