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I checked the power cord and the surge protector all the other things plugged up are still working. Is there a fuse or inward power supply that may be out?

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Depending on the MOBO there may be a power fuse, Remove ALL power, open the case and take a look. Look for a In-line fuse near the PSU to MOBO (ATX?) connection. May be a bad PSU? Do you get anything when you push the on/off button? In the rear of the tower do you see a green light on the PSU? Any LED's? Maybe this will help: http://www.supportforyourpc.com/

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