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\015 When I turn on my Compaq Presario sr1803wm while booting up the computer freezes up. When I restart the computer to change the boot order to reinstall the OS none of the buttons I push to enter the Bios work\015
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I am working on an HP Pavillion a1220n Desktop and I am getting different bootups each time. First we had a visual (video), but when we enter bios, the computer would not freze up, but simply just reboot itsself, and it would reboot everytime by itsself, no matter where you were at from 15-20 seconds after booting up. So I removed the CPU/FAN and Heatsync and they were covered with dust, I cleaned the dust off, and plug it back in, and now when I turn it on, the fans are running in the back, b
You didn't break the computer, They did.(EDIT: This is a long solution. I detailed it out, because I thought you would want this knowledge. I apologize for the length of it, however)Computers MUST have the inside cleaned out o ... PC Desktops
My gateway laptop will not turn on when you push power button.
If you power it on and get the light it means either two things:1. It needs a minimal charge on the battery to power. ( havent seen this since the old Compaq/Apple stuff ) or2. The motherboard is fried. ( Just diagnosed a HPDV ... Gateway ML3706 Notebook
I'm trying to fix an HP Pavilion 525w computer. It won't stay powered on long enough to even look into the BIOS. I found an enormous amount of dust on the cooling fins of the processor and have cleaned that off, but it still won't stay powered on.
If there is/was an enormous amount of dust in the processor's heatsink, and fan, there is also an enormous amount in the power supply.The power supply is bad. It has a weak, or failed voltage power rail.Inside the power supply ... PC Desktops
Turn the computer on no matter which button i push
You may have a defective keyboard. A defective keyboard will stop the boot up process. Try another keyboard and see if that fixes your problem. ... PC Desktops
Dell e510 won't make it to post
Unplug computer, disconnect all usb/monitor/internet, open it, hold power button until green led on the inside on the motherboard turns off, pop out the BIOS battery (looks like a big watch battery and use a small flathead screwdriver to depress the ... Dell Dimension E510 Dual Core 2.8 Ghz (847403171179) PC Desktop
Power light blinking yellow after sitting a while
Unplug computer, disconnect all usb/monitor/internet, open it, hold power button until green led on the inside on the motherboard turns off, pop out the BIOS battery (looks like a big watch battery and use a small flathead screwdriver to depress the ... Dell XPS 200 PC Desktop
Computer ranbdomly shuts down
Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook
My computer will not turn on, please help. i need to get it to turn on so i can transfer all docs to my new computer.
If you cannot get your laptop to turn on, pull the hard drive and go t a computer retail store or Ebay, and get yourself a EIDE/SATA to USB adapter for the drive, that way you can attach the drive to your other computer via the usb cable and transfer ... PC Desktops
CRT Monitor-Compaq presario VM700
Hi Snandy,\015\012\015\012I absolutely despise monitor and computer sleep or hibernation modes. Before I started routinely disabling this on all the computers I supported my users were always having problems no matter how computer literate they were. ... Compaq V700 17" CRT Monitor
Dell dimension 3000 desk top, does not turn on ?
It's one of two problems: bad power supply, or bad motherboard. If you are electro-mech inclined, remove the power supply. Take it to your local computer repair shop, and ask for one just like that one.Reinstall, power up should (most of the ... Dell Dimension 3000® Pentium® 4 2.8GHz, 256MB, 80GB, 48x CD-RW PC Desktop
Dell XPS 200
I recently had a problem turning on my XPS 200. Then I fixed it by placing my right index finger in the slot and behind the on/off button. Then used my left index finger to push the on/off button from the front. Pushing the button from the front agai ... Dell XPS 200 PC Desktop
Ok i have an hp laptop that was on an update and then the power turned off of no more power. Now i cant turn it on and i dont have a Operating System disk.
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Toshiba satellite display problem
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DV8309 power up problem: blue lights on for few seconds then off
The inverter inside the lcd panel is most likely your problem. Try removing the whole lcd screen from the laptop if you are capable and run it with the external screen to confirm. leave the lcd switch off (this lcd switch above the power button turns ... HP PC Laptops
Green light comes on for a few seconds then turns orange
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Sony vaio will not turn on
I don't know if there is the same problem that i have and i am looking for solution, to turn on my laptops some times is a problem, i push the power on button and only blink the battery led but nothing else happend, the only way that i find to turn o ... Sony PC Laptops
Laptop does not turn on have tried a new charger but still nothing
This is a sample of what you can try to do to diagnose a non-starting computer, If these don’t work, realize that most likely a system board (motherboard) has failed or the actual power trim strip above the keyboard has failed. ... Acer Aspire 5500 5570-2609 Laptop
I have a Dell Inspiron 5150 that doesn't seem to post. When I turn it on, the power light comes on, the battery light comes on, I hear the heat sink fan run, but I don't get the Dell splash screen. I tried a different video card. Nothing. I connected to an external monitor. Nothing. I have heard of a lot of problems with this model, but never about the video socket on the motherboard. Is there anything else I could try?
This is a sample of what you can try to do to diagnose a non-starting computer, If these don’t work, realize that most likely a system board (motherboard) has failed or the actual power trim strip above the keyboard has failed. ... Dell Inspiron 5150 Notebook
How come my Dell laptop won't turn on? The lights are on, but the screen is blank.
This is a sample of what you can try to do to diagnose a non-starting computer, If these don’t work, realize that most likely a system board (motherboard) has failed or the actual power trim strip above the keyboard has failed. ... HP Pavilion dv6000t Notebook
Front panel Ac Switch failing to start computer.
Try these steps.\015\012If Power supply light does not turn on (or no power supply LED)\015\012Perform the following steps, in order, until power is restored or it is determined that there is a hardware failure:\015\012NOT ... Compaq Presario SR1000T (568657) PC Desktop
Laptop (sony) will not turn on when button is pressed.
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After press push buttom , power not on , fan not on ... as dead
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Problem starting computer
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Zd7000 mobo not powering up
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My HP Pavilion dv9005us has two issues which I cannot resolve. The wireless device is not even recognized or detected by the computer, and there seems to be an electrical problem where the lighted buttons at the top flicker on and off from time to time, which may also be linked to an issue where the computer will at times refuse to turn on after I press the on button and watch it all light up in response and immediately shut off. Any help with this would be greatly appreciated.
Sorry to here about your DV9005us start up problems.1st. It would be good to know any other problems you may have had in the past either related or non related to you current problems..\015\0122nd. Has the unit be ... HP Pavilion dv9005us Notebook