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My Toshiba Satellite A215-S7437 will not boot. Unfortunately by "will not boot" I also mean will not boot to bios, in addition to not booting normally. Essentially, when the power button is pressed, the power light comes on, but the screen does not. I can tell that there is a little hardware acceleration, (HD spinning a little), at first when the power is turned on, but it stops pretty quickly. -I'm assuming this isn't a so much a monitor issue since I never hear any boot noises from the la


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You should see the post screen if the monitor is working. try hte fn and the monitor or display key. some laptops toggle the display this way. another possibility is the lid switch that shuts off the display when you close the lid. and it could be heat damage.
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