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I have a dell desktop, when I first plug it to the outlet, it turns on, everything turns on but I can even turn it back off, because its not connected to the monitor, the monitor says its on power safe mode, and when I click on any key on the keyboard or click the mouse nothing happens. Cant turn the computer back off through the power, I have to unplug it from the outlet again if I dont unplug it it will continue running nothing happens, i can hear the fan though


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Wait, did I just answer your question on another post? If so then you weren't as detailed last time. It sounds like you either have a power switch issue or a power supply problem. Go ahead and plug it in, if it automatically turns on then hold down the power switch for 10 seconds. This will force it to turn off. At this point unplug everything but keyboard, mouse, power cable, and video cable. Turn it on using the power switch and see if you can get into windows.

If you never get anything on the display at this point and only have those things connected you have hardware failure and will need to get it checked out by a local technician (or by Dell if still under warranty).

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Tim
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