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Evo N410c- Won't boot

When power plugged in, LED's will illuminate after 3-5 seconds, but no fan or HD startup. If you hit the power button, the lites will immediately turn off. There is a slight speaker pop at this point. After a few seconds, the LED's will come back on. I have tested w/ three different PS. Same results.

Checked the HD, it's fine. This happened several months back, and it started working after I opened it up. No idea what caused to it to work. Then failed as quickly.

Where do I start?

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  • mmccoy3636 Dec 27, 2007

    Can't get that far. Won't boot or power other than the start-up LEDs.



    You think I should check the battery? That could keep it from booting?



    The AC Adapter is good. I have three! All within spec... Now the plug on the MB is a bit suspect.. I found a used MB and ordered yesterday. Hate to go that extreme, but may have to. I'll pull the battery and see what that shows. Thanks. Any other ideas?

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2008

    hard disk dead

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Can you go to the bios info? if yes check the time if that is rong change the inetrnal batery and loock for the hd and the boot order set to 1st hd than save that and see what does now if you can not go to bios so you have to check the batery and the ac adapter

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