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Compaq laptop my laptop was working perfectly then the battery died while i was using it. i hooked the charger up to it then all of the sudden it would not turn on and the charge light flashes. Occasionally the charge light as well as the power light will flash repeatedly very fast. Also On rare occasions the computer will seem like it is starting up for about 3 sec.(you can see all lights and hear the fan) then it turns off. The battery will not charge either. Where do i Start?

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  • tailintide Jul 19, 2008

    i tried that and still no different result

  • tailintide Jul 19, 2008

    i tried that as wel...plus i dont see how it would just change itself after a year of use

  • suzanne armour Dec 12, 2008

    my laptop was working fine then screen went blank the battery light is flashing and cant get my cd drive to open when i power up u can hear the fan then nothing the power light is on

  • suzanne armour Dec 12, 2008

    i have an rm cl51 it will not power up u can hear the fan for a few seconds but thats it the power light is on but the battery light keeps flashing and also can not get the cd drive to open please can someone help

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Check your FN keys. Laptops sometimes have it set up on the fn key instead of a manual switch.

Hope this works for ya/Please dont for get to Vote.

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Try removing the battery and starting on AC only.

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