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D505 will not power up

Just brought a new battery and i turned the laptop on and i did a proper shut down but now i can't get it 2 power up again.i have the battery light flashing on and off.

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  • itsl Jan 28, 2009

    Same problem I can start up without battery, but asa soon as I install battery it freezes. If I start want to start up with battery it wont. up

  • steveswny
    steveswny Feb 27, 2009

    another DELL LATITUDE D505 wont fire up..i have no lights no screen ,there is nothing !! i was told therhanks stevee is some whiteish color chip inside its round.that cracks and does this,not sure, anyone had any luck figuring this out t

  • BillW50 May 11, 2010

    Does it start without the battery installed?

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Hi,
for this problem
go to http://support.dell.com>techincal support> enter your service tag> then check for battery issue it will tell you the meaning of each code being displayed on the laptop and you can resolve the problem,

one thing you can do is

take out the battery, take out the ac adapter from the laptop
now press hold the power button for 15 seconds

now put in the battery and ac adapter and see if the battery is charging and laptop is starting if not call dell support,

further queries are welcome

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