Having problems with your Dell Latitude D600 Notebook ?

When I press the power button, the lights come on for about 3 seconds and go off. I change ram several times but no change.


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Is there a quick blue screen that says (at bottom) something like "cmos = checksum fail"?

the cmos is a (10 yr.life) button-cell battery located on the motherboard (under keyboard) and needed for the computer boot.
To replace great care must be taken not to break the plastic battery holder ( drys-out with age, try a small amount of oil on a cotton-bud ) and not to break the solder ,
hold down the bettery holder as you lever out the battery taking time to ensure there is no damage.
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