Having problems with your Sony VAIO VGC-RB42G PC Desktop ?
It will not turn on, there is a green flashing light at the back
You need a new power supply, it will run you $120 if the geek guys do it for you or about $30 if you do it yourself
On the back theres usually a switch that moves that says 115 or 230? i think but if its on 230 or some thing else then switch it to 115
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