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EMACHINE t2882 hi on a E machine t2882 i press the power button and nothing happens no lights , outside or inside no green light either, so changed the power supply and same results !! nothing please help!! the rook!!

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Re: EMACHINE t2882

Are the pins from the switch to the motherboard connected properly?

Could be a faulty switch on you case. T

ry shorting out the two power on pins (on motherboard) with a screw driver but be carefull not to touch anything else with it!! :)

hope this helps?

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