Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook ?

My Dell Inspiron laptop won't power up. There are no lights AT ALL. It worked when I left for holiday. I have bought a new AC/DC power unit: just the same. The green light comes on when I plug the AC/DC into the mains, but goes out when I connect the laptop. I have tried power without battery, I have checked the battery and looks fine, but no lights on the LED when I press the LED button.I was away for three months, so the battery will have run down.


Answers :

If the light on the A/C adapter "goes out" when you connect it to the Laptop... then your motherboard is bad.
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\015\012Your motherboard is "shorting out" the A/C adapter, in which case you will need a new motherboard.
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\015\012Sorry....
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