Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 6400 Notebook ?

Bought Inspiron 6400 laptop in april of this year and in august i started having power problems first - when i press power button the power led on the right of the system lights for a few seconds then fades, and sometimes the 3 locks on the left light for a few seconds as well and then fades, this is the same problem is happening in my system too, please rectify


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Power problems can be difficult to diagnois you need to find out if the power block is getting power is there a light on the power adapter? the plug that plugs into the wall?? make sure its lit up and try unpluging it from the laptop and the wall and if it comes apart in the midle disconnect that as well reconnect it if your plug is loose on the back on the laptop its possible you have DC jack broken which is common if you ever pick the laptop up while its pluged in and move it the cord pulls on the jack and breaks the connection inside when that happens you have to send it in for repair or take it apart and replace it which is no fun its about 120 dollars for most dc jack repairs, it also could be a memory problem take the battery out of the laptop and unplug it from the power press the power button with battery and power unpluged this will drain any extra power out hold it for 2-3 secs then release and turn the laptop over and find the memory access panel should be 1 to 2 screws holding the panel on and reseat the memory chip or chips make sure they are in really good and put the panel back on reconnect battery and power see if that works if those dont work call dell your still under warranty probly
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