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There was a power outage in the middle of the night. My computer was turned on during the outage (Presario 2200). Now it will not turn on ; it is plugged in (was in a surge protecting power strip during the outage). There are no lights, no response.

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  • melissajoy1 Jan 08, 2009

    i don't know what finally got it to work, but after trying a lot of different things (new outlets, w/ and w/o the battery, reset button, etc.), it just powered up. thanks for your input.


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Check for obvious first like;

Power cycle the strip by turning off and then on the, if that doesn't work try plugging into another power outlet or plug another device or appliance to see if the power outlet is good.

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Please try to remove the battery and than try to switch on the laptop directly from mains power and if it works than its your battery problem or if it still not starts than there is possibility of some components of your laptop may fired due power fluctuation. So go and contact service station.

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