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Computer does not turn on

I've tried with the battery attached an without, but when I press the power button, the blue light comes on, but nothing else happens. I've tried the FN+F5 button, but that doesn't seem to work. How can I get the computer back on? This computer is 3 months old and running Vista.

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    Fujitsu Lifebook model N3410 XP Media Center Edition 2005 When I press the blue on/off button the Fujitsu screen comes up as usual displaying on the bottom of the screen [ESC] Diagnostic Screen [F2] BIOS Setup [F12] Boot Menu. After 20 to 30 seconds shuts down. Have pressed F2 and the screen that appears tells what is installed plus that there is a thermal error. This screen appears for 5 seconds than shuts down. None of the other promps work. Puzzled with this problem.

  • golfer73 Dec 23, 2007

    I was going to a website for my son that we always visit and while it was loading the screen went blank. Now the blue light comes on but nothing is on the screen. I have no idea what has happened?

  • Anonymous Jan 05, 2008


    I think I have exactly the same problem and model except that it is A135-S4527. I was using the laptop in the morning, put it on hibernate, came back in the evening and couldnt turn it on. Plug indicator light works but the battery indicator light is either very dim blue or not functioning.

  • Anonymous Jan 20, 2008

    we need someone to post a better solution. one that helps people without warrenty. why would memory cause my laptop to not turn on. that makes no sense. why would cleaning it help. this laptop is not even two years old. not paid for and a straight answer would be nice!

  • daniel g Jan 20, 2008

    gateway 7330's screen suddenly went black. Now i only get the blue power light and the charging light to come on. Screen stays black. help plz?

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    Kajetan Dudziński Apr 19, 2008

    Power on problem with Acer Aspir 5600.
    It was full working condition untill itsuddenly printed blue warning screen about some file missing from Windows. Then it turned on for the last time and wasn't working stable(very slow, some errors appeard) but i tlooked like some simple virus more than a copmuter problem. SSince then whenever I press the power button it starts up the CPU fan and turn on control lights but after 5 secs fan is off and after another 2 secs all power off. And after 3 secs it reboots automaticly. This proces keeps repeating several times (3 - 7 random). Can you help me? Thanks.

  • Anonymous Dec 11, 2008

    my laptop does the same thing. tried 1st solution and didnt work anyone know any other ways to fix it ??



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The only easy check I can suggest is for you to have a look & see the memory underneath the laptop. It should be covered by a squarish panel/lid held by a screw (or 2). You can try wiggling it or best remove it by moving the 2 locking clasps at each side slightly away making the memory pop out. You can now remove the memory and clean the little gold tips/connectors using a pencil eraser. Reinsert and try again.

Other than the above, would suggest that you bring it back to your dealer/supplier since any further action on your part would void your warranty.

Good luck and kind regards.

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Try unplugging it while the battery is in, plug it in then place the battery back in. The battery indicator should turn orange (or how ever your certain lap top indicates charging) then turn it on.

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Try unplugging it while the battery is in, plug it in then place the battery back in. The battery indicator should turn orange (or how ever your certain lap top indicates charging) then turn it on.

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Hi, I hope this isn't the wrong place to respond but following the advice of Benimur, I tooked out the memory think, blew on the area where there were the cold pins (since i didnt have an eraser and would've been too afraid to damage something to do that anyway) and my computer is alive again. Thanks so much for your advice Benimur! FYI, I am the Guest who posted several minutes ago who put her computer on hibernate.

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What PC is it, also if only 3 months old you should be under warranty. 

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