Question about Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

1 Answer

Dell Latitude D600 Wont Start

When I push the power button, 4 of the 6 lights come on, it sounds like its coming on, but after 5 seconds or so it shuts down. I bought it used and it has worked wonderful for about 2 weeks, I would greatly appriciate any suggestions &/or help.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 265 Answers
Re: Dell Latitude D600 Wont Start

I would suggest removing the battery, then try powering the unit on. Many laptops will not start if the battery voltage is too low. Many batteries will read a lower voltage than minimal when they are at or near the end of their service life.

Posted on Jan 08, 2008

Add Your Answer

0 characters

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add


3 Points

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Dell latitude D600 I was running without a battery when there was a brief power outage. The laptop shut down, and will not restart. It appears to start, but screen never comes on, and after about 30...

Try flexing the whole bottom assembly. that is with the laptop open put your knee in the middle and grab the unit with one hand on the corner closest to you and the other near the screen and put enough pressure to "flex " the mobo right after you push the start button if it doesn't start try it the other way... this has been working for my grandsons d600 for 6 months. i tried a new switch board because the guy that sold me the mobo said the plug for that is known to crack and that didn't fix it. good luck ps you will know it has worked when the 3 lock lights go out and the power light stays on.

Oct 01, 2011 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

1 Answer

Dell latitude d600, mic works sometimes

The Mic is on the same board that the power button is on.. there is a problem with this board,, the problem is were the power button board plugs into the main board....... when you push down on the power button your affecting the mic''s conection to the main board,, {Its a bad plug}

The Mic is found next to the power button.. to the left look for a small pinhole,, ....try pushing down to the right side of that.. test Mic when you do this,,,

You need a new main [mother] board to fix

Sep 25, 2009 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

1 Answer

Pushing on power button three green lights come on for one secone

click here you would find the details for led codes. you may select any laptop. codes remain the same.

Sep 24, 2009 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

1 Answer

Dell latitude d600 wont turn on

test power supply- test ram- have cpu tested- test connection from front button to motherboard

Aug 06, 2009 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

4 Answers

Dell D600 Wont turn on sometimes.

Reseat the harddrive (take out the screw and slide it in and out)

You can run diagnostics, during startup (just after Dell logo) press F12,then select Boot to Utility partition, or Diagnostic partition.

It may reveal you issue

Hope this helps

Feb 04, 2009 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

1 Answer

Power button

try one step if that doesnt work contact the dell tech on 18006249896 it could be a major hardware failure
remove the battery and also the power cable and hold down the power button for 10 sec and than connect the battery and the power cable and start the pc that should work

Jan 12, 2009 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

1 Answer

My dell d600 will not turn on

take out battery out of back and replace

Dec 17, 2008 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

1 Answer

Dell latitude D600 booting problem

Are all three lights on when you hit the power button?

Aug 25, 2008 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

2 Answers

Dell D600

If the docking station is not charging the laptop while docked, it may simply need to be plugged in using the power cord to recharge the battery.

Jul 21, 2008 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

4 Answers

D800 will not even boot

remove the battery from the system and try to power on the System with the AC adapter connected. its only to check whether the system is receiving the power .

Also press the Fn key holding it down press the power button and release both the buttons , look for the LED codes and do let me know abt it

Apr 21, 2008 | Dell Latitude D600 Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell Latitude D600 Notebook Logo

Related Topics:

109 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell PC Laptops Experts


Level 3 Expert

1038 Answers

Sudeep Chatterjee
Sudeep Chatterjee

Level 3 Expert

3267 Answers

Donna Sander

Level 2 Expert

193 Answers

Are you a Dell PC Laptop Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides