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  1. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 19
    Windows 10
       20 Aug 2016 #21

    OK thanks... The bios is set to PCIE but there is only one slot. It only had a setting for 16k with no other options. Problem now having restarted again because it locked up its gone into windows repair and I have no display for the last few hours other than being able to see the mouse curser. Unfortunately I didn't get a disc with the pc which came fom ebay with a new build of Windows 7 on it and I don't know how i'm going to reload it with Win 7 or 10... Beginning to think its now just scrap.
    However i'm very grateful for the help i've had from you guys and if I can find a way to actually get a display up again I will have another go and report back...
    Thanks
    Barry
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  2. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 1,386
    Win10 1607
       20 Aug 2016 #22

    It is easy to get Win10 Disks form M$ , Win7 too , so don't worry about that part.

    Windows 10 ISO
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  3. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 19
    Windows 10
       20 Aug 2016 #23

    ok thanks but i've tried and I can't force it to boot from the cd drive so not sure how i'd load it but thats a very useful link.
    Many thanks
    Barry
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  4. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 1,386
    Win10 1607
       20 Aug 2016 #24

    USB Key if CD does not work
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  5. Joined : Aug 2014
    Balayan, Batangas
    Posts : 221
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
       20 Aug 2016 #25

    What's your system specs? Please do this System Specs - Fill in at Ten Forums - Windows 10 Forums so we can help you further.

    I'm thinking it's the motherboard already showing problems.
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  6. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 19
    Windows 10
       21 Aug 2016 #26

    Thanks for that. I'm making some progress in getting the machine to actually work again and as soon as I can will do the above and fill out the specs.... The sooner the better I think because I don't like my sons laptop at all.
    As always thanks for your help and support.
    Barry
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  7. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 1,386
    Win10 1607
       21 Aug 2016 #27

    Sstjc said: View Post
    Thanks for that. I'm making some progress in getting the machine to actually work again and as soon as I can will do the above and fill out the specs.... The sooner the better I think because I don't like my sons laptop at all.
    As always thanks for your help and support.
    Barry
    I was having the same thoughts as RoasterMen about a bad MB or PCIE Slot , both hard to figure out .

    Is your Warranty up on the Machine ?

    KB
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  8. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 19
    Windows 10
       21 Aug 2016 #28

    Kbird said: View Post
    Is your Warranty up on the Machine ?

    KB
    Yes it was an ebay purchase so doesn't owe me a lot but all was well when I first got it 6 months ago even with the current graphics card in it. First thing I did was upgrade from Win 7 to Win 10. Was about to run the utility Roastermen suggested and post the specs but it won't start up again so i'll do that when I make some progress.
    Thanks
    Barry
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  9. Joined : Jun 2016
    Posts : 1,386
    Win10 1607
       21 Aug 2016 #29

    as in won't boot ? dodgy Power Supply maybe ?

    does that GFX Card need an extra 6pin power wire run to it ?
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  10. Joined : Aug 2014
    Balayan, Batangas
    Posts : 221
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
       22 Aug 2016 #30

    GeForce 210 doesn't need any 6-pin power connector to power it up, it only consumes at about 5-15W.
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