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Laptop won't power up

I've had the laptop on for a few days when I noticed a lack of activity.The power/on/off/battery etc icons were lit, but no life on screen. I pressed the On/Off button and then the whole thing died. It seems as if there is a malfunction within the On/Off button, but I doubt that's the problem. I've checked there's nothing wrong with the adaptor, when I connect the front blue/yellow icons come to life, but no activity when I depress the On/Off. I wondered if over-heating might have been a problem, but I've discounted that now. To all intents and purposes the laptop has died! Which is a shame. I've got a lot of stuff in this!
Any thoughts, Len

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Hi Pastor Len

Try to depress the On/Off button and hold it down for 5 - 10 Seconds. If nothing happens then the Toggle of the switch is brobably broke!!! You will probably be able to have a technician fix it for you, if not, you could remove the hard drive (yourself, or a Technician) and have it attached to another computer to retrieve any data.
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