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black screen with writing vista basic packard bell laptop..

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by jo130, Jan 11, 2010.

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  1. jo130

    jo130 Thread Starter

    Jan 11, 2010

    laptop just over a year old... had to have heat sinc re gummed as it overheated... then black screen appears with sis corporation etc... then it wont load or anything.. pc world said it was hardrive and i paid 125 for another one.. then same happened next day.. email packard bell who said it sounds like bios or motherboard... then it ran ok but a sound came out of speaker.. packard bell said it was bios status.. pc world agian had it and re installed software from packard bells sit (that may i add was older than the one on system) to stop this noise... however today again.. black screen.. told pc world what packard bell said they said bios was ok... but if happens again i have to go back have refund on hardrive but they say my other is faulty (how strange eh??as the other hardrive worked till i took it an they replaced it??)... anyway any ideas?.. could it be a virus in bios?.. i so how do i know , find and distroy??
    thanks guys
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