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HP DESKTOP I turned off my HP desktop computer and it will not start up again. It is only 1 1/2 years old.

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Check all connections at the back of the computer if all is plugged in properly

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I think u have os prblm.

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When computer start then message display top rear fan has been blocked,

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by. arnold@supportsave.com


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