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The hard drive light does not come on and the computer won't boot up

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  • James May 11, 2010

    Hello Is the power adapter working? Do you have a spare you can test this with? remove the battery from the laptop and reconnect-leave on charge for 2 to 3 hours and then try again. Do any lights flash or eliminate when you press the power button? // J

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There could be three things with that, first of has you, a family member or friend been playing around with the bios, because they might of changed a setting for the laptop to boot off a CD not the hard drive, that,s worth checking.....or the hard drive has simply failed. or even the pins that read the hard drive have been bent or broken

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