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My computer wont power up!!!!!!!

I just moved and i set up my computer and hit the power button in front and nothing happened! I have a emachines T2042. Please help. it is plugged in and ready to go but nothing at all happens when i hold down the power button............

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Re: my computer wont power up!!!!!!!

Just moved?First try another device in your new place a/c socket to see if it is working.Then see if your lpt's power adaptor is damaged(if you do not have a multitester just put it on your tongue-it won't kill you-).After these steps you can continue with the battery.Also check for any button on your device which could be stay pressed some times this thing blocks some functions

Posted on Nov 16, 2007

Re: my computer wont power up!!!!!!!

Take the battery out and put it in again. Sometimes the power management gets in a funny state. This happened to my flatmate - he rang a computer repair shop and the suggested this - it worked. Strangely, the next day, the same thing happened to my O2 Xda - it worked for me too !

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Re: my computer wont power up!!!!!!!

Some PCs has an ON OFF switch on the back, did you check it?

It also could be possible that after you moved it some cable inside is loose.

Open it, check all the cables, connect power and see if on the motherboard you have any LED on. If not test the power supply or change it.


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