Having problems with your HP OmniBook XE2 Notebook ?

I just got an HP XE2 with no HDD or RAM. I installed both, and hooked up to power supply, and nothing happens when I power it on aside from the battery and power-on lights coming on. I don't know if I have been ripped off, the seller said it should boot to bios, and it's not. Any suggestions?


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Check the Hdd !
\015\012Could be a graphics card .
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