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Im having a problem w/my stentura 8000 when i plug it in, the power goes in and out and im not sure why. ive tried 2 different power plugs and its still doing it. also i havent put a new battery in it in a while cause i always use the plug. i want to know if the machine going out on me or waht it could be

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Hi

Your power adapter on the motherboard needs to be re soldered or replaced because they all come loose and move.


the problem could be finding the part and the labour cost to do it, get a few quotes and consider if its more cost effective to replace the laptop or repair.


cheers

Posted on Nov 28, 2012

  • maryanneg2 Nov 28, 2012

    wait, this isnt a laptop. i thought this was a site for court reporting steno machines....sorry, if it isnt

  • Aries Nov 28, 2012

    my mistake i thought it was a laptop lol

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I have the same problem. You have to take your battery out and then plug it in. I had my motherboard replaced and it is a little better, but I still have a bad connection between the charger and the laptop. I have to make sure they are connected just right for it to work at all.

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One thing you can try is

remove the RAM and the Hard drive and the battery and any power source let it sit for 10 minutes or so for the capacitors to discharge the energy in their stores. I would probably get a can of compressed air thats made for computers and give it a good couple times over getting in those ports.

Sometimes if a laptop receives a power spike it will retain that extra energy or in turn it causes a glitch. I.E the computer refusing to power up. It could also be a failsafe. I have repaired countless laptops that seemed DOA but sometimes it happens.

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The best advice would be to update the BIOS and then go to the BIOS utility and restore the settings back to default. This might resolve the issue if it is software related. If not then visit the manufacturer's website and download the latest chipset drivers. Restart.
Try using a different power adapter of the same kind and check for the issue.
Turn off system and remove the power cable and battery and press the power button for about 30 seconds to power drain the system.
Turn on and check.
If not the main board itself is the issue for which I would request you to contact the manufacturer.

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fix first the power adapter/ it not charging some problem of your power adpater,, check the charger if it is working properly or not, then follow by dc connector should know that your dc connector has no deffect// if its okay check the motherbaord of your pc maybe som chips need to replace or damage...ic capacitor fause..ech..

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