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Wont boot up

Shut it down properly after working, next day wont bbot up, shows power blue light or battery light, however on pressing power switch , hdd light flickers for one second and then nothing, doesnt start up, pls advise
have already tried all battery stunts

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  • merrilee29 Mar 23, 2009

    wont boot up normally but boots up in safe mode. The hard drive has already been replaced once and it seems tobe having the same problem. I am going to try to reinstall Vista and hope for the best. If not I will have to buy a new hard drive.

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Same problem I had after purchasing this computer. I returned it to the store and was given a new one. Same problem - twice! The system board had to be replaced both times. I've had the hardest time with Toshiba about this even though their authorized repair shop indicated to me that they were having lots of problems with this model. I think this particular model is a lemon. The only good news is that all of these problems happened right away (within months), so I was still in the warranty period. The bad part is that I am still having problems with the computer (the Toshiba techs says it sounds as if my hard drive is crashing). Major problems! My suggestion - contact Toshiba right away and get it in for service before the warranty runs out.

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