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Not staying on

Dell laptop i press the power button but cuts off after a few seconds

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  • einkampfer Feb 17, 2009

    I have tried plugging it back in and out makin sure the battery is in properly an nothing works it's starting to rive me nuttier tryin to fix it

  • Frank Simard
    Frank Simard May 11, 2010

    Is the laptop charged? Try plugging it in the power outlet and try it again.

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Proberly due to over heating matey,

try replacing the thermal paste on the CPU

if its still in warrenty then give dell a ring :)

Posted on Feb 17, 2009

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