Having problems with your HP Compaq Presario 730US Notebook ?

MY Compaq Presario 730 does not power on. It turns out almost instantly after I push the power button( the lights blinks and it shut down instantly). My battery was dead before this problem and I have turned on the laptop without battery a couple of times. Can this be related? Thanks for any help!


Answers :

Hi,


Have you tried the below steps :-

Remove all power (battery and adapter)
\015\012Hold down the power ON button for 30secs (dispersing all internal voltage)
\015\012Plug the power adapter in only (for the moment)
\015\012Turn on.


Are you certain the ac adapter is fine? Have you tested it with a\015\012meter? Also, one of the most common problems seen in "more used"\015\012laptops is the power jack itself. These jacks ofen wear or break off\015\012the board because it is constantly being plugged in & unplugged.\015\012Sometimes a simple solder job can fix this.
You will have to\015\012decide if it is worth the "free" price. If you have some time, some\015\012skill, and some patience, go ahead and dig deeper. I wouldnt go\015\012throwing alot of money into it, but it may be worth a few hours of time


If yes, still getting only blinks.......More likely Hard Drive has Gone!!!!

Hope i helped you.

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