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Can't wake up from sleep.

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by schrei, Aug 19, 2010.

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  1. schrei

    schrei Thread Starter

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    Hi, I was wondering if anybody has had this problem before?

    My computer was put to sleep earlier on today, and I moved the mouse to turn it back on. The power light went from orange (sleep mode) to blue (powered on). Nothing was displayed on the machine. Bashed some buttons, nothing happened, so did a hard reboot.

    The power button went red (which happens if I hard reboot it) then to blue but that's it. The fans and hard drive starts going, but no beeps, no POST, no display. Nothing.

    Already, I've tried:

    - Reseating my RAM sticks - nothing
    - Unplugging the hard drive - bf actually broke a sata slot, although he says it was lose before. The pins are not straight now and I can't get the black slot back onto the mobo. Plugged hard drive into sata 2 slot, still get no reaction.

    Anything else I can try?
     
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  3. changs

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    well is it a laptop or desk top because maybe the monitor cord is lose
     
  4. Natty4

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    I think this is a common problem with Windows 7...i just changed the settings to never sleep again because I, myself have yet to find a way to get it working. xD
     
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