Having problems with your Acer TravelMate 2480-2779 Notebook ?

My acer 2482 laptop won't turn on ! It has power runnig to it I think coz when i plug in to pwer, orange light shows on front of laptop. Any suggestions or is it just dead ?

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Did you try plug it into another wall out let or remove it from the power strip it's plug into and plug it directly into a wall out let.
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