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. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Power problems Acer Aspire 5740,Intel Core i3, 4GB & Windows 7! Forum Acer® AS5740-5780 15 6 Widescreen Notebook Computer With Intel® Core™ i3-330M Pr Forum Power problems Acer Aspire 5740,Intel Core i3, 4GB & Windows 7! Forum Acer aspire 5740 speaker damage problem Forum Acer aspire 5740 problem with cd-writer Forum How to fix the Acer Aspire 5740G black screen problem Forum SolvedHow to improve gaming performance on acer aspire 5740G Forum I recently purchased a new Crucial 256 GB ssd to swap into my Acer aspire 5740. I loaded Windows 7 Ultimate and me accompanyin Forum SolvedAcer Aspire 5740 compatible with windows 8? Forum SolvedVOSTRO 3700 vs acer 5740g Forum SolvedLenovo Y550p or Acer Aspire AS5740G-6979? Forum SolvedAcer Aspire 5740 models, how to choose? Forum SolvedPlease Help Me: ACER 5739 or 5740 Forum I had to replace the hard drive on my acer aspire 5740g laptop. Now the disk drive no longer registers in 'my computer' and ca Forum how to open an Acer 5740G Forum Acer 5740 HDD replacement doesn't work / erecovery to new hard drive Forum Xbmc no sound on acer 5740 Forum Acer Aspire 5740g HDMI no picture, no sound Forum Is this gpu onboard or not? (acer aspire 5740g _ ati radeon 5650) Forum Acer Aspire 5740 Help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !