First time I hear about such problem but it seems that the BIOS your laptop originally came with is NOT configured properly or there is a problem with the.
I have the same model laptop and the same problem I cannot get much info anywere.
I was wondering if you could lead me to the recovery cd you use to repair your laptop.
LED beside the little light icon when left for longer than 10 seconds or so when you press the power button.
When you Turn on my acer 5315 laptop a blank black screen comes up after the acer logo appears.
Well i started with using the preloaded restore to factory defults and I got an error message at about 99 percent.
Right after clicking start I get a Verify Error and the sytem freezes and is a dead unit.
They are also saying they are not responsible for anything downloaded from their web site.
When I try to boot to XP the splash screen comes up for a couple of seconds and the the computer reboots.
GHZ Radeon Xpress 1100 hyperMemory 1 GB DDr2 It has vista home premium preinstalled.
Now my laptop have dead because im update the BIOS firmware on windows vista platform.
I have not tried safe mode yet but in normal it just goes back to that screen again.
I updated the BIOS via bootable DOS Fdd after reading things here and knowning that it was not possible via x64 Vista.
I have tried reinstalling windows but when i get to the hard drive section the hard drive is not there although its there in the boot screen.
I have tried re installing the bios with the phoenix recovery tool but that didnt work.
I have tried force powering it off by unplugging the power and unplugging the battery.
I have installed the Realtek HD Audio driver and removed it a number of times but no sound at any time.
The sitcks are installed correctly and ive even tried swapping the order of the sitcks in the slots and i still have this problem.
I try and charge the battery from the PSU plugged in nothing happens and the battery is starting to drain.
It takes like 2 hours for it to finally stay connected so we called Verizon and they said we have to change from the eNet management to windows.
Acer Aspire 5315 with the Mobile Intel GMA X3100 in it as standard on the motherboard.
So the 1st one went great and was done through Acers auto flash tool under the windows xp environment.
FN key and then hit the power button to boot into the backdoor reflash crysis tool.
If anyone could shed some light on this I would be extremely greatful as I would like to get this up and running again.
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So do not be surprised if you find both company names together on the BIOS setup screen.
Please read the README files from your Mainboard manufacturer or PC manufacturer.
I have recently revived an old but functional Acer Aspire 5652WMLi and stupidly used the winflash option to update the BIOS to the latest version.
CDROM drive but I cannot use any of the methods described on this site due to not having the .
I found that I can power up the notebook using the recipe you so nicely described.
Times in 892 Posts Rep Power 525 Failed BIOS is repairable exactly as psymon described.
I see that some media initialisation going on with the media LED blinking and CD or floppy spinning.
I have a friend in Phys Lab with all equipment necessary for microchip soldering and unsoldering.
UK Posts 7 Thank Post 0 Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts Rep Power 0 Hrmm not looking terribly hopeful.
RW drive and using a different one from another laptop just to see if that makes any difference.
UK Posts 7 Thank Post 0 Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts Rep Power 0 5720 Still a brick.
They have denied the existence of a crisis disk and are recommending I send it to their service centre.
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Iinstalled the xp in my aspire and I was having the same problem to restart and shutdown the computer when I read this post.
So i went to the drivers download site of acer and tried to install erecovery but a message displays that erecovery cannot be installed because my notebook is not a d2d system.
BIOS if you have problem with your laptop and upgrade BIOS is the only thing that will solve your problem.
A problem has been detected and windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer.
I have a TravelMate 6460 and during a bios update with WinFlash from Acer my laptop was blocked during programming.
The technician told me to remove the CMOS battery for a while and the laptop will restart again.
Is there any problem flashing new BIOS from Windows XP when it was supposed to be flashed from Vista.
I gave it to the acer people but they told me that i may have to change my motherboard.
If somebody can help me or make me a crisis recovery disk iso format to download i will be very thankful.
Hey i think i am unable to make the crisis disk right and that my procedure is wrong.
Acer says the only way to remedy this Bios problem is to ship my computer to them to fix it.
When i put it on the light fan comes on and angen gets off and stars fan light and works but i doen get display both the times and its on with blank screen.
My laptop stopped working suddenely and im using the net now from another computer.
I can not know the version for my bios since i can not access my laptop and bios window and i dont know which bios version should i downlaod.
I recommends that you should only upgrade your BIOS if you have problem with your laptop and upgrade BIOS is the only thing that will solve your problem.
AM Hi Is there any problem flashing new BIOS from Windows XP when it was supposed to be flashed from Vista.
Hi Is there any problem flashing new BIOS from Windows XP when it was supposed to be flashed from Vista.
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