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Computer won't power up

My computer won't start when i try powering it up.

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  • twr47 Feb 26, 2009

    My older model Compaq Armada M300 boots fine from the AC adapter, but not from the battery. I just bought a new replacement battery. Software showed it did well during charging process and finally achieved 100%. All LED's on battery light when button is pressed. PC will not turn on when AC unit is unplugged.

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Hi,
Make sure all the power connections are connected properly to the cpu, monitor, and to the main board. If nothing works then replace the SMPS box present in the cpu.. this might cause the problem...
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