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Won't turn on

Left the computer in sleep mode yesterday...last evening, I went to turn it back on, and no lights, no nothing when I press the button to turn it on. Please help!

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Unplug the main power to the power supplie.take the batterie out from the motherboard.
plug it back in.
turn it on.
replace batterie .
if this dosnt work your power supplie may have died randomly.

Posted on Mar 03, 2009

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