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No power to notebook

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the problem i have is that with or without the main power cord pluged in ......nothing happens when I push the power button...no lights ..nothing...the computer is less than 12 mths old .


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It is possible there is a problem with the power pack. Unplug it from the mains, wait for 5 minutes and then try again.

Also try taking the battery out and the power cable and then pressing the power button, as this resets the power management unit in some laptops.

Also with the battery still out, try running just off the mains power.

Failing all of that, take it back under warranty.

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

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