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Laptop not booting up and nothing showing up on the screen

I am getting power because the batter charged and the lights on the laptop are working, but I am not getting anything on the screen and the hard disk light does not blink to indicate any activity.

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    The power led comes on and you hear the fan spinning but that's about it.

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What leds you can see blinking on laptop? Can you hear any bootup sounds? Sometimes my laptop hangs on standby or hibernat, then screen is black and some leds may blink. Usually i need to take charger and battery off for 10 seconds and boot up again. If that dont help then there must be some hardware damage.

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