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IBM NetVista unable to bootup

I have an IBM NetVista and got this problem, it keep restarting after i press the power button and not even able to display the BIOS checking and when i press the power button for a few seconds it's powering up and not turned off as it should be. Anyone could help me?

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  • maahab Dec 16, 2007

    I have PC IBM mt m 8137 7hg ,

    it doesn't power up but its power supply is working properly

  • wolf9 Mar 18, 2009

    Same problem as described. Reset button solution doesn't help.

    Any ideas? Thanks



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This happens when the reset button inside is stuck. If the system is under warranty. Opening the case will void warranty. If it is out of warranty.... Open the cabinet and you can find a chunk of wires crowded in to a point on the motherboard. If you care fully inspect you will find a pair of pin (jumper pin) marked "RESET". If there is some obstacle that is shorting the contact, remove it and offcourse clean the dust particles or other material that could cause trouble. This should solve the problem

Posted on Sep 27, 2007

  • Deepu Amalan
    Deepu Amalan Sep 27, 2007

    If this could not solve your problem please update your suport request.



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