Problems with acer 5740 notebooks Tags: Configuration Acer Notebooks Windows 7 Last response: March 30, 2010 11:19 AM in Windows 7 Share grimajo March 17, 2010 4:04:32 PM Hello, When I select the start button it blinks every 5 seconds and will start eventually after retrying for 20 or 30 minutes, any ideas More about : problems acer 5740 notebooks Gandalf a b $ Windows 7 March 30, 2010 11:19:44 AM Sounds like a BIOS issue. Have you been modifying your BIOS? Try booting into the Safe mode (F8). If that works, then you probably have a driver issue. If it reacts the same way as the normal boot, then it's back to the BIOS question. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumHow good are Acer notebooks if compared with ASUS? ForumAcer ® AS 5740 -5780 15 6 Widescreen Notebook Computer With Intel® Core™ i3-330M Pr ForumPower problems Acer Aspire 5740 ,Intel Core i3, 4GB & Windows 7! ForumAcer 5740 HDD replacement doesn't work / erecovery to new hard drive ForumAcer Aspire 5740 g HDMI no picture, no sound ForumAcer aspire 5740 problem with cd-writer ForumHow to fix the Acer Aspire 5740 G black screen problem ForumAcer Aspire 5740 Help ForumLenovo Y550p or Acer Aspire AS 5740 G-6979? ForumHow is acer 5740 g with ati 5650 ForumI am using windows xp2 in acer aspire 5740 laptop,why it ia take more time for sa ForumVOSTRO 3700 vs acer 5740 g ForumAcer Aspire 5740 models, how to choose? ForumPlease Help Me: ACER 5739 or 5740 Forum5740 g Upgrade Forum[Solved] Product key for windows 7 professional 32 bit free ForumIs there a good sound card with good drivers for use in Win 7 64 ? Forum[Solved] Windows 7 problems with internet browsers ForumAudio probs with win 7 64 bit ForumAcer aspire 4930 32 bit audio drivers for windows home premium More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !