Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite 2455-S305 Notebook ?

I have three Toshiba Satellites, 2455-s305 (an older model with desktop P4, 1G Ram, XP pro, etc.)They boot and run, but have problems: (1) When turning this one on, I must press the power button, then press another button within a few seconds, or it won't come on. Power off works fine. The LCD backlight also will not come on, even though the inverter is known good (runs fine on another computer). Power is present, the fuses are good, and the inverter works fine in another identical laptop, so I


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Turn off- unplug power- remove battery 1minute replace batt power cord press and hold zero restart while continuing to hold zero 30 to 45 sec screen will flash when you see cursor blinking let go... now you will have option to restore to (out of box state) select each time.( finish when prompted) computer will restart several times DO NOT TOUCH MOUSE OR KEYBOARD until you are sure auto config is thru approximately 1 hr 45 min
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