Having problems with your Compaq Presario 700 470024-192 Notebook ?

Compaq Presario 700 Laptop..... Push the power button. It makes a couple little clicking sounds like normal and the power light comes on, but nothing else. No fans, nothing. I had this computer for a few years and it started doing this one day. I figured it was dead and did not have the money to get it fixed. It has just been in the computer bag for a couple of years and I got it out, plugged it up and hit the power. It came on and worked for about an hour and then it went off again. What is goi


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The hard disk is bad
I have run into this with lots of laptops. Sometimes its something simple like bad connections. Sometimes its the board. If you want to try to diagnose it yourself try the instructions here:
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\015\012Theres no magic fix for this model that I know of. If you do get it started again, try to do a bios update from Compaq for that model. Sometimes there are BIOS updates that fix this kind of issue but the computer has to run in order to install the update.
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\015\012Hope this helps...
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