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Laptop won't start up

With green lights on both the power and battery indicators, press the on button and nothing happens. Fan nor HD spins up as you would expect. This happens trying either AC or Batt. What it does is give a yellow blinking code (5-2-1) on the power indicator light. II can't find it on Toshiba's web site. Any ideas?




























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  • tazlo4 Jan 08, 2009

    I HAVE THE SAME PROBLEM WITH MY TOSHIBA ALSO SAME LIGHT PATTREN ALSO.

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Hi, the problem of which they power on both led and on having pressed the button of power on does not spend anything, it indicates that his equipment does not ignite and probable mas is that mother has got damaged the card reason for which it does not ignite the equipment.

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