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Sony vaio vgn-c2s power problem, fan not turning, smell of overheating,
Don't continue to power on the system as you can cause permanent damage to the cpu. You need to get the fan replaced as soon as possible.
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Sony vaio vgn-c2s power problem, fan not turning, smell of overheating,
Don't continue to power on the system as you can cause permanent damage to the cpu. You need to get the fan replaced as soon as possible. ... PC Laptops
Sony Vaio laptop vgn-fs640-w problems
That happenedto me one time but i pressed the either the S1 or S2 button right bellow the speakers and the screen came back on. \015\012\015\012Reply if this works for you, if not... Im sorry. ... PC Laptops
I have had a Sony Vaio notebook, refuses to start
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My daughter's sony vaio vgn-cr420e turns off suddenly and randomly while in windows. battery is currently not in and no overheating is present, which i understand could cause such a problem. however, there's no dust build up in the vents and, as i mentioned, it doesn't seem to be an overheating problem. any ideas?
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Hello Sony RB30 w/ sdm-hx93 monitor. Approx. 7
Blond and Baffled, (CD), it's okay, I believe you have a common problem.The computer sends a video signal to the monitor. The monitor is working fine. Hence - No Signal.Monitor doesn't receive a video signal within a certain s ... Sony VAIO RB30C (VGCRB30) PC Desktop
Dell Inspiron B130 will not turn on
I had the same problem with my Dell Inspiron 1300 (same as B130), I did the troubleshooting myself, called Dell, and they were aware that there was a problem with some of these machines. -The problem was not caused by any Voltage Issues because I was ... Dell Inspiron B130 Notebook
Hp paviolon dv2000 shuts down by itself
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Laptop not powering - HP6710b 2.1GHz 15.4 160GB 5400 PC Notebook
Sir,TAKE OUT BATTERY, REMOVE MAINS SUPPLY, HOLD POWER BUTTON DOWN FOR 30SECS PUT POWER SUPPLY IN ONLY DO NOT PUT IN BATTERY TURN ON LAPTOP NOWPUT IN BATTERY\015\012AC power adapter\015\012How the AC adapter worksThe most commo ... HP6710b 2.1GHz 15.4 160GB 5400 PC Notebook
MY IBM_LENOVA- Computer shuts down perodically whther I am working on it or not and then restarts on its own
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Screen went black during start up. - Sony VAIO VGN-FS640W Notebook
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Sony Vaio VGN-N250E/W Not Booting/Responding
Take the battery and power supply out and hold down the power button for 30 seconds. This will reset your hardware settings. Your backup battery isnt your problem. Does your battery light turn on when charging? Does your keyboard lights light up w ... Sony VAIO VGN-N250E/B Notebook
VAIO VGN-CS215 J doesnt turn on
If the pc cannot be switched on it is useless buying a post test card. since something might have been damaged internally you might need to take it to a professional to be able to open it up. if the battry contacts or power contacts are wet or have ... Sony VAIO VGN-CS220J/W Notebook
Sony vgn-s460: screen blinks, fan runs very loud
Possible clock timing of CPU is wrong. Is it two fan on this laptop? Maybe one is not functioning. Plus check your power supply if gives correct power!.. If none of this , it comes to the MB and possible a CAPS making problem. Need expert.\015 ... Sony VAIO VGN-S460 Notebook
Melting plastic smell/ computer slow and shuts down after about 15mins
Hi there.The reason you can smell burning plastic and why its shutting down after a short time is because its overheating. This can be caused by a build up of dust on the CPU fan, overtime with dust build up computers struggle to keep themselve ... HP PC Desktops
Sony VAIO VGN-SZ460N with VISTA
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Gateway FX400S power failure.
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I have a Sony laptop VGN-CR240E/B thats 6 months old. It has an intermittent problem. It works great when it turns on. When it does not turn on, I only see the power button light and the battery light turn on and then it goes off. nothing happens, or I get the power light, battery light, SD light and the memory stick duo light constantly ON with no screen. I have removed the battery, the power supply works. I have eliminated the memory, hard drive. I dont even see the bios screen/ startup screen
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My computer turn on and off contantly just stay 5 second on and then turn off same thing
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Toshiba Satellite M30 Problem
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I was watching an exercise DVD this morning on my Vaio and after about half an hour the image on the screen was replaced with different coloured blocks / stripes. I had to turn the computer off with the power switch. I think the fans were blocked and it overheated - is this a temporary problem that will resolve when the laptop cools down?
There are 2 likely causes for this problem. 1, the screen is damaged. 2, there is a problem with the connection between the screen and the motherboard. The latter is the most likely.\015\012Do you get the lines w ... Sony PC Laptops
Computer dies on me (can't say it better due to no technical knowledge; pls read :-)
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Compaq Presario R4000 looses video and freezes after a while
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