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The power button on the side of the unit won't turn the power on

What can I do? Is there another way to turn the power on?

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  • Rick Wright
    Rick Wright Oct 03, 2009

    Are we on the same page? We are talking about the button that is in the hinge of the laptop right? The right side.

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Not to my knowledge...

But..try this..

If you are powered by ac, unplug it.

Then find the battery compartment.

Remove the battery.

Leave it out for a minimum of 1 minute, closer to 5.

Re-insert the battery.

Plug the laptop back in.

Push power.

Posted on Oct 02, 2009

  • petersfan761
    petersfan761 Oct 05, 2009

    Most all have one main power switch to my knowledge that is the one.



    Try the procedure i have listed and let me know if this is successful for you.



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