Having problems with your Acer Aspire M1640 Refurbished Intel Desktop PC - Intel Pentium Dual Core E2160 1.8GHZ, 1GB DDR2, 120 ?

I HAVE A M1640 ACER DESKTOP IT WILL ONLY START TO POWER UP AND CUTS OFF . THE FAN FOR THE CPU COMES ON FOR ABOUT TWO SECONDS AND THE THREE LEDS ON THE KEYBOARD FLASH ON BRIEFLY. I REMOVED POWER SUPPLY AND POWERED UP ANOTHER COMPUTER OK. POSSIBLE MOTHERBOARD and where would be a good place to order one. JERRY


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Make sure you have done all of the above solutions (By jsparo)...
\015\012Remove the cmos/bios battery, located on the mother board. (You should be able to see it whene you open your case) , make sure no power cable is connected!
\015\012Putt the battery in place after waiting a copple of minutes, move your memmory (RAM) to another slot, unplug you hard disk.
\015\012Putt the power cable in place, (plug it in the mother board), power on the pc, and try to get into your cmos setup (By pressing delete,F1....), and frome there you should find your solution.
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\015\012If your problem is not solved, and after making sure none of the cards installed, have any problems, then u might want to consider bios/firmware upgrade. the crashe might be whene loading IRQ's.....gd luck.
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Make sure the memory modules are seated firmly, remove any cards you have installed, if system boots, install one card at a time after shutdown and reboot untill you hsve installed all of the cards.
\015\012You also may want to disconnect all drives with the exception of the hard drive.
\015\012You also may boot to BIOS and reset to original settings.
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\015\012I hope this helps, good luck and have a pleasent day.
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