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My computer is dead

My computer got struck by a lightning I believe because after the strike its no longer functioning. My question is, what specifically should I repair or replace? Somebody said it's the motherboard. If this is true where can I purchase? Or can you give me specifically the replacement? My processor is AMD Sempron 3100+. Please help. Thank you so much.

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This will be like a needle in a haystack. It could of fried the board, the processor, the hdd and so on, unless you are equiped with all sorts of spares, i would put the responsibility on a local repairer, but that's not to say they won't charge you for every part until the come to the faulty part themselves.

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