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Will not turn on at all

When I plug it in, the power led comes on, but when I press the power button....nothing, no fan, lights or anything. Is there a fuse onboard or reset button or something?

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  • chester50014 May 06, 2008

    Computer will not turn on and no led light comes on.

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I also have no lights, no action at all,

after taking the unit apart i've noticed a number of little red buttons hopefully one is for some sort of charging system reset, i talked to compaq and they wouldn't tell me any thing about the buttons. however i've found a couple sites clamming to have service manuals for free.

im looking into that now

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