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Pc wont switch on

Tried to put pc on but it wont power up,no noise nothing,tried another power lead,still nothing

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More than likely, your power supply has gone out. Especially since it is an eMachines Desktop, they are notorious for their power supplies. A new power supply costs between $30 and $80. To replace it you usually just have to remove the 4 screws on the back that hold it in place, and unplug all of the components that it is connected to (make note of these as you will need to connect the new one to each of these components again). Plug the new power supply connections into all of the same components as the old one (don't worry if you have leftover plugs, its for expansion purposes), slide the main housing back into place and secure it with the 4 screws you removed before.

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