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Can't boot my Thinkpad R40

When trying to switch on my IBM Thinkpad R40 two lights, the hard disk and the power LED's, shortly flash up. Furthermore, the screencolour changes its shape of black for a moment, so that i think, that currency is put on the screen for a second. After this, nothing else happens, my laptop stays switched off. Help me! Sorry for my bad english. Scincerly, Patrick.

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  • Hal90X Feb 06, 2008

    That was amazingly fast, almost lightspeed, thank you very much. So I will now try to get a new board.

  • kksc Mar 07, 2008

    Same Problem as Hal90X but can boot from time to time ....



    Additional Problem is when Press down on the case or pointing device diffferent keys or functions are activated (eg. Access IBM button or sounf +/-

    Any help appreciated

    thanks

    KS

  • Anonymous May 16, 2008

    my thinkpad a22m,will not switch on? the previous evening i was working with it ok,the following morning it just would not switch on why?

    any one please help or advise

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Well hold on....is it the same with the battery removed?

Posted on May 16, 2008

Ya thats best bet look on ebay if u buy used get warenty or return ect thx nick

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Its ok pat sounds like mobo power ships not doing thers jobs nomore ok would have to buy new motherbord ok thx nick

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    nick helpap Feb 06, 2008

    ghuest was me ya look on ebay ok thx again nick

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