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Power Outage - PC will not Boot up

We just had a power outage and when the power was restored my computer will not turn on. I press the on button and nothing happens. There is a green light in the back that is blinking. Is there a reset button? Please help.

Thanks,
Tim

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  • tkmmc Mar 13, 2008

    I do have UPS. Would that narrow the cause?

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Nope...you might have lost any combination of these items:

A. Power supply
B. Motherboard
C. uProcessor
D. Memory

This is a good reason why folks use UPS devices. Hope this turns out for you.

Posted on Mar 13, 2008

  • Patrick Michaels
    Patrick Michaels Mar 13, 2008

    well..if that was connected to computer, and now the computer is kaputsky, I'd say that the UPS was off duty at a critical moment.. try it plugged into wall, without UPS

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