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My Compaq died....

I have an old compaq S4020 desktop that i only run a recording software called pro tools on, it has no other programs on it and isn't even plugged up to the net,

i accidentally unplugged the multi-plug it was hooked to last night while it was on. Everything else that was hooked to that multi-plug booted back up instantly, however when i plug up the compaq, a green light on the back and all my usb hardware starts to flash while the rest of the computer is unresponsive. The power button does nothing.

i've tried switching power chords, unplugging everything and re-plugging, and using different electrical outlets, all with no change.

please help and thanks
ross

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One other thing you can try, open the case and disconnect the power supply from the motherboard. Let it sit for 10 minutes, hook it back up and plug in and turn it on.

Let me know how it works out.

Posted on Dec 01, 2008

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