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Same Weird Problem,

Hi Melnavz,

I use your step-by-step and I have the same weird problem. Weird because when I plug the AC adapter, the laptop start right now... without press the power on switch. At this point, the LED power flash green and orange without stopping.

If I stop the laptop, the LED power stay green and the battery led stay off.

What's the problem ???

Thank's in advance
Claude Vincent (cvincent_@sympatico.ca)

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Is the laptop display a windows or black out

Black out?
Please stop the laptop by pressing the power button until it stop.
remove the battery
remove the memory and then after 15 minute insert back the memory and install the battery.

If the system display windows, and the problem is always start when plugging the ac power. maybe the battery of the laptop is damage.

Please try go to bios setup and then at the power option, find the restore the "last state" something like that and the set it to "off: option.

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