Lap Top Drop

  Jimpad 15:14 26 Jun 2006

I dropped my laptop (acer travelmate)off my bed,stupit l know an now when l go two start it it lets out a loud beeb an shuts back down is their anything l can do two fix this myselt or do l need two bite the financial bullet an take it two a shop

  Taff™ 15:25 26 Jun 2006

Sounds like the Hard disk drive has taken a big knock. Very little you can do if that`s the case. Bite the bullet I`m afraid and get some expert assistance.

You may be covered for accidental damage on your house policy or if it was bought perhaps on a credit card insurance if it was bought recently.

  rmcqua 15:28 26 Jun 2006

Absolutely no point in trying to fix it yourself. Take professional advice.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:40 26 Jun 2006

It could be something as simple as the memory jarred loose.

There may be a flap on the base under which there is a memory module, remove and refit it and try to reboot.

click here

  woodchip 20:47 26 Jun 2006

Remove the hard drive, two screws does it at the side then put it back in and try it

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