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Laptop v2000 not turning on

Was working great as video machine for projector unit. Kept getting updates for explorer 6 to go to seven and I would refuse.One day went to turn on and there was nothing, no lights, no hard drive sound, no small flash, nothing. The laptop is only 15 months old and the battery seems fine. Here is what I have done. I took the computer to school to use an IDENTICAL adapter supplied by a friend,no fix. Tried my adapter in his compaq and it worked fine, even charged his battery. I have held the power button down for at least ten seconds and still no lights or power. I have held the hybernate button and power button,still nothing. I took the back off and checked to see power was getting to the motherboard and yes, power is at the adapter terminals. I have removed the small battery but could not find the jumpers to switch so only removed battery. still no power. Can it be the HD? HEELLLPP Me Please

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  • Phil Timm Mar 18, 2007

    Tried the Ram one at a time and still no luck. I hope someone has a magic fix out there cause I do not want to fix a motherboard. That is more than a new computer costs.



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Just to let you know it definely aint the hard drive, only things worth trying that u aint already tried, is take out the main battery and try it with mains in. take the memory modules out 1 at a time and try them. if not more than likely the motherboard. John

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