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Doesn't turn on, Mute and 2 volume lights constantly flashing

I press the power button, and nothing happens, except i get three flashing lights, the mute light and 2 volume lights.

Not alot else i can tell you, nothing else happens! Any ideas??

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  • Xaser Feb 07, 2009

    The Laptop is a Dell Studio 1535

  • Xaser May 25, 2009

    yeah, the laptop motherboard was faulty, i replaced it and the laptop works perfectly.

    thanks


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Your Pc motherboard is faulty, have a system engr look at it for possible reapirs." it won't boot ecept it is work on. Good luck

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I have seen questions about the diagnostic codes (volume/mute LEDs) on Dell Studio 1735 1737 laptops where the Mute and Volume up lights stay on while the Volume down Blinks. So far as I can tell, by searching the web, no one has posted the meaning of these lights.

Well here is a link to tell what the light codes mean. If your system has power but is not performing a POST just check if the mute, volume up, and volume down multimedia buttons are lit in a sequence indicating a system problem.

Here is the website to explain those POST failure codes.......

http://www.techmonsters.com/DellTraining/bin/Foundation2010/Portables_Foundation_2010/Studio/Studio_1737/1737/general_ts.htm

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