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Does not power on

With or without power adaptor she does not power on

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  • Tazman1942 May 18, 2008

    I have the same problem, and I think the cause was an overheated AC power supply. I have gone through checking the power circuit through the jack right to the motherboard. I beleive the problem to be a diode right after the connector has gone bad. I checked continuity through the diode and the values are as high as another diode of the same type was checked. I have heard there is a problem with this componet failure on the M2000 board. Has anyone else heard this?



    Tazman1942

  • brodgers Oct 15, 2008

    I have the same problem. I was doing some work on my laptop and it just shutoff. Now I can't get it to do anything whether its plugged to AC power or on battery. I have purchased two power adapters for this laptop in the past 3 years, the last just a few months ago. I'm not sure if the laptop has been ruining the adapters or if the adapters have cause a problem with the system board. The adapters are of the correct specs for the unit

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The PC will not power by battery or AC adapter.

Note: As of yesterday I have purchaced another motherboard. After close examination I found a hair line crack on the underside of the motherboard where the DC jack is affixed.

Thank you all for your responses.

Posted on May 21, 2008

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First try removing the battery.

Try to power on again, if not mail me.

Erik.

Posted on May 16, 2008

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