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Laptop will not start up except for 1.5 seconds

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  • deadlydec Nov 15, 2008

    fan& power light comes on for nano sec only .just no life at all.

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Haw you try to start up windiws in the safety mode. You press F8 before windows start up , and you chose safety mode. I had a ibm with the same problem , there was the hardrive som whas faulty.
But if you can try to press F8 , ans se if you can start up windows. a another solution are to reinstall windows , but if man have many things on the computer man dont want to loose , it are the last solution.
Did you get some error mesage on the screen?

Posted on Nov 14, 2008

  • Jan Jensen Nov 16, 2008

    That can be a bios fault . All computers start up the bios first . In 98 i have a digital celebris with a bios fault , then the computer dont start at all. I change the bios with a new one and the computer its was ok. You must go to a data shop and hear if they can change the bios for you. Bios are a small piece on the moather board , and when man change it man must install bios software for the new bios.

    Go to the data shop where you buy the laptob and ask if they can test the bios on your labtob.

    A another fault could be the battery ore the el power adapter , but i would check the bios first.

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