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Amber lightning bolt flashes 3-4 times when trying to turn on computer. It is plugged into A, but will not boot..will not do anything.


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Amber lightning bolt flashes 3-4 times when trying to turn on computer. It is plugged into A, but will not boot..will not do anything.


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