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Power light shuts off after only 3 seconds

When i turn on my laptop, the green power button comes on for about 3 to 5 seconds, then shuts back off. Also, while the green power button is on, I cannot hear anything running inside my laptop.

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First remove power from the computer before attempting to remove any internal device.Remove the battery the memory and the power supply.Press the power button and hold for twenty seconds.Once done replace the removed items and try again.If no go try removing the memory only if your computer beeps then you have bad memory,try one stick at a time.Failing this *********** board is bad.
Good Luck

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Disconnect the AC adaptor from the laptop and remove the Battery pack from the Battery bay. Then, remove the RAM module and reinstall it after cleaning the RAM slot. Next, connect the AC adaptor to the laptop then try turning it ON. Please make sure that the AC adaptor is connected to a functional wall outlet. If the laptop still doesn't turn ON then you may try cleaning the Battery bay and the metal contacts in the battery compartment then insert the battery and try turning ON the laptop. If the laptop still doesn't turn ON then the issue is with the power supply unit.

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