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Black screen It turn on and off ok, the fan is runing, usb ports have current, the battery is charging normaly, but no video I hooked up an external monitor and no response. No hard drive led and when I turn it on I can see the memory led (thas what I think is the memory led two arrows 1 up the other down. And finaly the dvd drive opens snd close normaly.

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I'm sorry to say that it sounds like either the AMD CPU has failed or some very early chip on the motherboard.
The opening of the DVD tray is dependent only on the non-rotation of the drive and one power supply voltage so is not an indicator of life of anything else.

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