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I had a brief power outtage and now my computer will not cut back on. the light on the motherboard is green. My computer is demison 5100 desktop.

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Hi there.
Reset all the surge protectors if you have any, remove the power cord from the back of the desktop for at least 10 mins, press the on/off button periodically to drain any residual power from the machine. After 10 mins plug the power cord in again and try to reboot the machine.


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