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Won't turn on when I press the front button

I logged off and shut down the computer as usual yesterday - it had behaved entirely normal. When I wanted to boot it today and pressed the front button to switch it on would not respond at all. The button comes back out again and does not stay inside the machine even if held for longer. I first suspected a power problem but the cable and socket seem to be alright. Please help. Thanks.

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  • cpu dummy Sep 09, 2008

    Dell dimension 2400 Wont power on Changed powersupply still nothing. Green light on mobo comes on thats it no fans no nothing.

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This sounds like your power supply; it's the part that the power cord plugs into that converts the power to dc and powers your motherboard, drives, and everything else inside your computer. You can pick one up for around $30 online or $80 at a retail store.

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