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My ibm Thinkpad T40 hangs when i boot it. Only battery light goes orange.and thats it.it saysa there untill i shutdown. I tried boot 100 times it says there only.Please help me what is the problem?

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    RescueTechLA May 11, 2010

    Can you get into the bios?

    Sounds like a motherboard problem.

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Remove the memory modules, the optical drive, the main battery, any daughter cards, hard drive and remove the charger. Wait at least 30 seconds, reinstall the removed components & try to boot the machine. If still not successful, try swapping each component out with a known good one if possible. Try reinstalling one memory module at a time. Good luck.

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Check the RAM in you computer. When the RAM goes bad, the first reaction is not to boot.

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