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Nothing comes up on the screen but the computer turns on
\015 The computer used to turn on but nothing would come up on the screen, we would have to keep restarting it and then eventually it would come up. Now nothing comes up at all.\015
It really needs to get to a shop. It could be a failed hard drive, bad ram, or a motherboard issue. If it posts (you get a logo or some kind of screen), then it could be a software issue. There's not much way to tell without proper testing of the parts.
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