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Laptop has turned itselff off- wont turn back on

Just bought a brand new advent laptop, after 1 week it just turned itself off and will not turn back on, the light to indicate the charger is plugged in isn't shown, the fan seems to smell a bit odd, has the fan died or what's happened? please help!!!!

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If it's brand new, before doing anything to the computer which might void your warranty, I would call the manufacturer's support.
Youd could get lucky, It might be something simple.
If not get back to me and I'll do my best to help

Let me know if this helps

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