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Computer won't turn on

Have changed power cords and outlets, but nothing has helped. Do I possibly need to take to repair shop??? Thanks. trishlawless@hotmail.com

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Check the power switch on the power supply - should be located close to the power cord entry. Place in the '1' position for ON. The '0' position is OFF.

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If unsuccessful, make sure that the ac input port on the computer is secure and not able to be moved when plugging in the power cord.

The next step after that would be to open up the computer to check circuitry and wiring. I would highly recommend that if you are not a professional to take it to a computer repair shop to diagnose and fix.

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