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Toshiba A205-S4577 my toshiba a205 s4577 turn's off with ac wall power supply.power supply is ok.same for battery.on full charge. Help

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  • arch134 Dec 14, 2008

    I had this same problem with same laptop .$50 diagnosis later;motherboard
    shorted out power control; $300 plus for parts plus $80 t0 $160 for labor.
    Piece of **** toshiba now parts only. just over one year old when broken
    & warranty expired. Is there a recall on this? Maybe should be or class
    action suit.


  • gregboyd Apr 20, 2009

    I am experiencing the same problem. The power just dies 3-4 times a day and is increasing in frequency.

  • dcronin12320 May 13, 2009

    My Toshiba A205 has done the same thing. I heard the power supply making a noise earlier so I have been using the battery only and the screen has not acted up while not plugged in.

    When power supply is plugged in it may run for a minute or a few hours, but it has been shutting down or the LCD displays thick black vertical lines and fine horizontal lines before.

    Computer tech said it is most likely the motherboard. Computer is two years old.


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Check your power settings. You might have it set to shut off after a certain time of non-use.

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