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Aspire One won't turn on because it is out of power.

I tried to plug it in and it could not find the charge. Occasionally the battery light would blink orange. If you were to press the power button, the light would blink faster. I can see that only either the AC adapter is broken or the computer is being weird. Please note, I had just gotten it back from the repair shop in Texas, I don't want to ship it again.

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  • mikevicki_an Jun 18, 2009

    I figure out that the problem was the AC Adapter so I'm going to get a new one. I found out at www.Acer.com.

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I dont have that much experience with Acers, but one thing I do know is that when laptop batteries are really drained [especially if that happens when applications were running] the system goes into this unconscious state and only power up once the system has enough battery power. However, that doesnt imply that the problem is always battery related. sometimes harddisks 'lock' and refuse to come out of that state until you do something like hold down the power button for like 10 seconds' or even manually remove the CMOS battery located on the motherboard

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