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Power supply The laptop refuses to turn on even when it's connected to an outlet. I've taken the laptop to Radio Shack and the man behind the counter told me that it's because the power supply in the laptop is malfunctioning and is not providing the power the laptop needs to function.

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  • Carprincess Nov 19, 2007

    please send me a e-mail if a need to buy a new power supply or if a need to take my computer to a professional. thank you.



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With little info to go with here, you must start with what is known to be in good working condition. Based on what you said, you must start with a known good power supply connected to a known good outlet without a battery installed in the laptop. Radio Shack may be correct on this one. Alternatively, you can start with a known good and charged battery only. If still no power up, then power conversion inside laptop may be an issue or cpu, or....the list grows from here so best to take the computer to a professional.

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