Having problems with your Dell Precision M60 Notebook ?
LAPTOP HAS PROBLEMS STARTING AND SHUTS DOWN SOMETIMES
\015 HI -\015\012\015\012\015\012I HAVE AN OLD DELL LAPTOP PRECISION M60. IT HAS TROUBLE STARTING UP. WHEN I REMOVE THE BATTERY IT STARTS UP NO PROBLEM. DO I HAVE TO BUY A NEW BATTERY?\302\240\015\012I RUN A DISKCHK WITH THE RESULT OF A COMPLETELY CLEAN DISK.\015\012\302\240SOMETIMES THE LAPTOP GOES TO SLEEP MODE \302\240(WHEN I DO NIT WORK ON IT ) AND THEN IT DOES WAKE UP ANYMORE - I CANNOT SHUT IT DOWN - SO I HAVE TO REMOVE THE POWER CABLE. \302\240WHAT SHALL I DO?\015
At the left of your power button, past the word PRECISION, there is a slot for a screwdriver. With the screen fully open, use that slot to remove the power and volume buttons. At the other end of the stip you removed will be the connector that connects the buttons to the motherboard. Reconnect it better.
Yes..you needed new battery.
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