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Stuck in standby mode

My machine has gone into stand by mode and won't turn on again can you help

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  • private33 Oct 28, 2008

    I am having the same issue, I have gone so far as to remove the hard drive and boot up in just the BIOS mode. no joy. hard drive works in my other laptop. the one in question worked fine in the docking station but won't turn back on once removed. using known good battary and AC cord.


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Unplug the cord from the power supply open the case and disconnect the cord from the power supply to the motherboard then press the power on button this will release the leftover electricity from the motherboard than after 30 seconds plug the cable back into the motherboard and plug in the cord to the power supply and try to restart the computer ok please let me know how this goes goood luck

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