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I have a satellite a215-s7437 that will not power up. When the power adapter is plugged in there is a blinking battery indicator. If I remove the battery, the adapter indicator shows that it is plugged in, but I am unable to start the computer. Anyone have any ideas?


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Test the power adapter with an electrical meter (the centre pin of the adapter is the positive (red lead).. It should be putting out 18 or 19 volts. If it's not, try another ac adapter. If the ac adapter tests good, and the laptop still won't power up, it may be the mainboard ($$$$ - look at a new laptop)
Also try removing the hard drive and ram (separately) and see if it powers up. Let me know if this helps or not, and what you found from the testing.
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