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My HP 2133 wont boot. The light comes on saying it charging and the power button. However the WLAN does not come on and the screens blank, the mouse and keyboard is unresponsive . And had it about a month.

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  • jphinchey Dec 21, 2008

    I have exactly the same prob and only had it just over a month free with three network



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Hi! Have you tried removing the hard drive and checking all is clean and ship shape. I had the same problem on a Nx 9010 all lights up but no one home, I removed the hard drive took it out of its tray blew any dust away returned the caddy/tray locked it back in place hit the power button and BINGO all is well again.
Worth a try!
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