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HI, When I plug the computer into the power cord the Wirelwss ,power and hard drive lights and 2 light jabove the keyboard light up but nothing happens with computer.

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Sounds like you Ram has blown (RANDOM ACCESS MEMORY) SIMPLE TO REPLACE'unplug from the mains turn the laptop over remove the battery you will see a few panels remove then to expose the RAM which is a chip about 3cm on and 1.5 wide two metal clips on the side pull them apart the chip will pop out ther may be two remove one and try to start the computer if it works then the one you removed is faulty on the chip it will be marked ( PC-333-5400) OR SOMETHING LIKE THAT this is the part you need to replace put the code in eBay order pop it in job done

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Try to drain the remaining static energy of the board. Take out the battery and unplug the power adapter from yor computer. Press and hold the power button for 15 secs. Put everything back in and power on the computer.

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