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I TURNED MY COMPUTER OFF AND IT WONT TURN BACK ON

I PRESS THE POWER BUTON AND NOTHING HAPPENS AND WHEN I PLUG IT IN THREE SYMBOLS BLINK AND THEN A MINUTE LATER THE BATTERY SYMBOL TURNS GREEN AS IF IT WERE CHARGING

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    My IBM Thinkpad's screen turned black when I was using it, & it hasn't turned back on. When I plug it in the battery symbol lights up, and a symbol near the power button that looks like a 'z' in a circle, what does that symbol mean? Can I fix the laptop without replacing parts?

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Sometimes you have to remove the memory, unplugged and without the battery in remove it then hold the power button for 10 seconds to clear any power in the pc.

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Is it out of batteries? also, check if the battery is loose. Good luck!

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