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Laptop will not start up at all. The led next to the power jack lights blue nothing happins when i hit power.

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  • pattonthomps Aug 24, 2010

    I HAVE TRIED THAT. NO OTHER LIGHTS COME ON. THE COMPUTER WAS PLUGED IN THE NIGHT BEFORE SO THE BATTERY WAS CHARGED. IS THERE AN INTERAL FUSE OR RESET ?

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When you press the Power button do any of the lights Flash or blink?
1.May be try removing the power adapter and battery, press and hold the power button for 30 seconds and try again.
2. Connect the power adapter with no battery

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  • GLACIOU5 Aug 25, 2010

    Looks like it may be a hardware failure, you may have to get it repaired.

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