Having problems with your Generic Memory Compaq Presario SR1215CL by HP AMD Sempron 3000+ 512MB 120GB CDRW/DVD w/XP [Refurb] [MIN90] PJ506AA... (PJ506AAR) PC Desktop ?

Tower will not turn on

\015 Power went out while my sister was using computer. Green blinking light on back of tower and it is making a ticking noise. It is a compaq presario sr1215cl\015

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I am in no way an expert on computers but after hours of research, of course starting at fixya.com, and trying everything short of buying power supply and motherboard, i found a post that suggested to use a blow dryer and blow hot air over the area with the blinking light for about a minute. I was really reluctant to try this but am glad i did. In less than a minute i could hear the comp powering up and the light went and stayed solid, so far that is. I always use fixya.com for everything and wanted to put what helped me on here in case it can help someone else or save them hours of research. I hope this help some. Good luck.
Unplug all the wires from its back and connect it after half an hour.alsp check out after you connect and turn it on.does the power supply fan spins or not.if not then the power supply needs to be cleaned as any dust is blocking the fan to spin.
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