Having problems with your Dell Vostro 1500 Notebook ?

Won't Start No lights flashing does nothing when I hit the power button

\015 My Vostro 1500 laptop won't start I push the power button but nothing happens. No lights, nothing! I know the ac adapter is good we have another Vostro and it worked fine on that one. I also put the battery in the other laptop and it said it had a full charge. Was working fine then I came back to yesterday it was down and wouldn't start. Please Help!\015

Answers :

Try taking out battery and plug in power. If it works, battery is faulty.
\015\012If not, try taking out your hard disk plug in power, if it works, hard disk is faulty.
\015\012Try taking out memory card, if there's a sound, memory card faulty. If no sound, it's your motherboard that is causing the error.
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