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Desktop Will Not Turn On

I have a desktop that I work on every day and I usually leave it on during the night.... yesterday morning I came down and it said that windows was shutting down (I assume it was due to automatic updates because I did not turn it off) so I waited a few minutes and after it still did not shut down I pressed the power button and turned it off (I needed to start working) when I went to try to start the computer again, nothing happened (no lights, sounds, fans.... nothing) currently I am using another computer but I would like to get me other working in case I need it`

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  • John Cocktosa Jan 16, 2009

    I just tried that and it did not work.... thanks of the suggestion though

    now that I have spent some time on this site (today is the first day that I ever was on here) I think that it is the same problem that is in this thread

    if anyone has any other suggestions I would be open to them

    Thanks, again


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Shut the tower off or unplug it form the back for a few minutes
plug in back in and then try to turn it on
you may have a power supply failure
let me know what happens

Posted on Jan 16, 2009

  • DEKR
    DEKR Jan 16, 2009

    I think you may need a new power supply source since your getting nothing

    there not to expensive

    and easy to install

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