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My Hp 6700 will not boot up. The power button comes on and the fan starts to run, all of the quickbuttons light up but the computer fails to boot at all. just a black screen. the problem started when it failed to come out of a screensaver, i had locked the computer and left it out for 3 hours, nothing out of the normal, the fan was working decently hard when i returned. The computer is 6 months old

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Has the computer been switched off when you try to boot?

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