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The Compaq CQ-139WM all of sudden powered off. won't be turned on. only the external power light flash when pushing the start button to turn it on. nothing else going on.


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That's all you can do right now. I have had similar actions occur, but you need to try that before anything else, also if you are comprtable taking the side off of the case, you will be able to "clear" the cmos, by removing the jumper the pop out the battery, wait a few minutes put the battery in and the jumper on. Try to start it, if it won't start then we need to go thru the process of elimination. Does that motherboard have a dual bios, or a check system light on the board, some beep some blink, etc. This is on the board itself not the outside on the case. Let me know and we can at least have a starting point to figure out which component is the culprit.
First try to get into the bios by pressing DEL when u start the window. So that you can get into the bios.
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