Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite A205-S4617 Notebook ?

Computer will not stay on it powers up and shuts off


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Hold power button down a little longer than usual, also make sure memory chips are secured, if thet get loose, this will happen, pop them out, and reinsert them good...let me know if this solves your problem, when it happened to me, this solved my problem
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