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Toshiba Satelite A-210 won't turn on

I pulled out a stick of RAM to check it and then put it back in, now it won't turn on. Seems to spin the DVD drive twice but no beeps and the HD light never comes on. I checked to make sure the RAM was back in properly already.
Someone please help me, it's my wife's laptop and she's going to be mad....

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  • sunshineisgo Jul 03, 2009

    Thanks for the quick solution. I ended up pulling the battery, holding down the power button for 30 seconds and then plugging the laptop back in. That seems to have fixed it. Something must have glitched when I pulled the stick of RAM out.
    All better now. My wife isn't going to kill me.

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If you have more then one stick of RAM in the laptop then go ahead and take them both out. Put one stick of RAM in one slot and turn on the laptop and see if you get video, if not then stick the RAM into the other slot and turn on the laptop. If you still dont get video then try the other stick of RAM in one slot and turn it on, and then if no video then try the other slot and turn it on. If still no luck then try a 3rd stick of RAM in each slot if possible. If you still dont' get video, then make sure at least one stick or RAM is in a slot then go ahead and take out the battery and only hook up the ac adapter and then see if you get video. If that doesn't work then take out the hard drive and also take out the dvd drive. If after these last two steps if you still don't get video then the motherboard is bad and would need to be replaced to fix the problem. Let me know if you need some help. Ben

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