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Computer turn on but is dead, why ? - Toshiba Satellite Pro M15-S405 Notebook

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  • Nicolas
    Nicolas May 11, 2010

    Why? i dont know, suicide maybe?



    As xxdarkchild says, MORE INFO!!!! if you want help



    Nic

  • john farrington May 11, 2010

    i can help you but i need more information brand and model and describe whats happening or not happening in detail and I will try to help you get it fixed

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If you power up the computer and get no video remove the memory and reinstall making sure you have it seated right. if still not working then you have a bad motherboard this is fairly common problem with toshiba laptops they have problems with the ram sockets going bad and it means replacing the motherboard.I hate to tell you this but the two brand of laptop i stay away from as much as possible is toshiba and sony.
sony being the worst of the dead motherboards and toshiba coming in pretty close behind.
wish i could tell you something better but i see alot of this.look on ebay you may be able to find a replacment board there cheaper then at toshiba.
I may have something around the shop to i have a couple of toshiba with busted screens,i check model number to see what they are tomorrow

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