my laptop screen just doesnt show anything but a blinking curser at the top left corner whats wrong with my laptop?

doedoe1200

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My laptop screen won't show anything but a blinking cursed at the top left hand corner. what's wrong with my laptop?
 

ratedk

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Most likely a Hard Drive failing/failed, or corrupted Operating System. Try pressing F8 at startup to see if you can go into safemode with networking. If so, take the opportunity to backup any important files.

Using a hirens boot cd, you can test the S.M.A.R.T status of the Hard Drive
 
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