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My ask proxima c180 does not power up. I have confirmed the power cable is firmly inserted. When I press the power button nothing happens

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Take the lamp door off and manually hold in the safety switch.(if you look at the lamp door and see the post, the post is what pushes the switch in normally) while holding the switch in, push the power button. try the button on the projector and the remote. if the unit powers up it means your lamp door is miss-shapen from the heat from the lamp. if this didn't fix you problem, you need a power supply.

Posted on Jun 11, 2010


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