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joeyDneedshelp

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My friend gave me his computer to look at, but i cant seem to get anywhere other than think it's a power problem.
It's an HP laptop, and whenever you turn it on, just the lights go on. Nothing on screen.
No BEEP either.
Any ideas? thanks!
 

etaf

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take the power lead out
take the batter out
Hold the power switch down for 60 seconds
 

etaf

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if you press f2 or f10 or del key
anything happen - can you get into bios

try with just the power lead - no battery
 

joeyDneedshelp

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No I can't get into anything. There is no boot logo or anything. And yeah i tried without battery : (
 

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have you left it a while to charge a little
i cant think of anything else to try
 
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joey,
that computer is one of a family of notebooks which have similar problems, according to your pm.
read my post in thread 'whose bios?' where i describe a solution which may work for you. regards... g.
 
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