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My dell was hit by lightning and now i cant get it to boot up

Is there something i can do to fix this problum

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really,lightning has a great power voltages supply,thousand of volts was supplied in one strikes of lightning.this depend how much voltage was induces on your computer,mostly your avr and psu might be damage by checking if there is power determining the fans inside avr and psu if running maybe you have the power,and some led light are blinking ,some how to be sure you can use multi tester if you have knowledge on this.basic approach if you have black out screen and good power supply,pull out ide cable of hardisk and cd room from mother board,you can run pc w/o them to check your start windows if will open run your pc if still black screen,take another video card and memory card try to replace them and rn your pc,if windows open fine if not maybe you have damage the mother board from lightning.replacing defective devices can put back your windows open.best regards

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