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Any Help? Worked on software all day Sunday...no probs.Then Monday morning I turned it on,it cut off,turned it back on and SMOKE came from the top right rear corner where the power cable pugs in.Any help outside of a new mainboard?Will do nothing now. The power light flashes quickly and will light up and then go right back out. Thanks

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  • Gerry Reynolds May 30, 2007

    Will probably disassemble and assess damage
    first,check for DIY repair options...but will definitely keep that suggestion in mind.

    Thanks

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Repair of the board may run up to $150...instead, search ebay for another unit (AS-IS) and use it for part swapping

Posted on May 29, 2007

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