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Orange Power light flashing

My Desktop PC went out when my apartment building had some sort of power surge. Now when I try to turn it back on it just flashes it's orange power light and the Blue "G" button. I can hear it trying to turn on but, as soon as I let the button go it stops.

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Most likely a power supply failure. It apears that the power supply is not putting out all necessary voltages.

Replace the power supply

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