I was wondering if you know anything else for me to try; and if not can you tell me what I need to know when looking to buy a new battery. no power whatsoever and will not power up, power supply is fine to the computer. It likely has nothing to do with you. View all 206 comments Report pellmell01- Nov 10, 2008 at 01:22 PM I had tghe same problem - checked the internet and up popped your simple soution. /works /great.
Desktop Won't Turn On
I got some very small tweezers and phished it out of there. Take the other stuff out and do the same if it still doesn't work. Do you have any suggestions on what to do to fix it or what cleaning supplies I can use?
Report yv- Jun 16, 2009 at 07:01 PM did you ever get your laptop to turn on?
Can somebody please help?
It seems that Gateways have trouble following tictactoes's original advice but this, slightly modified technique, worked perfectly for me!
If your surge protector or power strip is under your desk, check to make sure a wandering toe didn't turn it off.If the cord appears to be fine and the socket
Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages. I see that you have the same problem, what are you doing? Every picture I have from the last 5 years is on my GATEWAY. Pc Not Turning On Motherboard Has Power Report dhaeyeraserheads 1Posts Tuesday October 30, 2012Registration date October 30, 2012 Last seen - Oct 30, 2012 at 08:36 PM AWSOME!!!
Are you a Human? My Laptop Wont Turn On Report Stressed› aaargh - Mar 2, 2009 at 02:50 PM The first time it happened was 3 weeks ago. Thanks Report Joe- Oct 12, 2012 at 04:54 PM If I remove the battery and take out the power cord How can I press the button and for 30 seconds Report Get More Info Report DAF- Apr 11, 2010 at 02:41 PM THANK YOU VERY MUCH IT WORKED !!!!!
I think something is wrong with the Laptop rather than the power supply. Pc Wont Turn On But Motherboard Light Is On Another strange variable is the fact that it will also load and operate without error while in safe mode even when its plugged in. Report neededhelpbad- May 7, 2010 at 02:28 PM WOW! Desktop power supplies are usually cheap and easy to replace yourself.That's not the case with laptops.
My Laptop Wont Turn On
thanks tictactoe i thought id completely broken it =] xxxx Report arch- Jul 5, 2009 at 11:42 AM I had the same problem with my laptop and your solution worked very That was wonderful advice !! Desktop Won't Turn On Is that the batter in the back? 2. Pc Wont Turn On No Power We're really sorry for the hassle.
sent me a very terse message: "Computer does not come on?" There are many possible answers.A lot of problems can keep a computer from booting Windows (or any other operating system). Check This Out Remove power supply and battery. 2. I read your "power off, remove battey, hold upside down, press power key for 30 sec..." solution and wanted to ask you if that applies to my laptop also. Your posting saved my Acer from being landfill and we both appreciate it! Computer Has Power But Wont Turn On
Report red- Jan 4, 2009 at 06:30 PM Totally worked, THANKS! you are a god to me now. Examine it for breaks or other damage. Source Simple instructions and it worked like a charm.
Report lumabo- May 27, 2009 at 09:09 PM My Aspire One wasn''t working and with your tip I got it to boot. Computer Wont Turn Off Report pfraser- Mar 24, 2010 at 11:40 AM Works like a charm!!! It shuts down by itself.
Thank you soooo much for this. Is this a virus or something ? Is it due to long usage for hours and hours??? Computer Wont Turn On Mac THANKS!!
This is a great solution! This worked like a charm. Thanks a million tictactoe! have a peek here Helpful +62 Report nissanstuffs 21Posts Tuesday August 19, 2008Registration date April 26, 2009 Last seen Oct 21, 2008 at 04:30 AM hey there, i dont think that your cellphone charger caused
Report spiffy- Feb 16, 2009 at 09:39 AM the main power supply is the power cord from the wall. And also my laptop is brand new,,,,dats y im troubled,plz get me a solution.... Report Bluemacdonal- Oct 13, 2009 at 02:53 PM you are a lifesaver my computer shutoff and didnt turn back on so I tried this and pressto thanks Report Crossways- Nov 3, I cannot understand how this could possibly work but it does!!
Goodnight all! I thought I was SOL. It suddenly turns off for no reason. Report Christian4him 2Posts Sunday March 28, 2010Registration date March 28, 2010 Last seen - Mar 28, 2010 at 06:33 PM This didn't work for me.
you just saved me from buying another one and from the wrath of my husband LOL...works like a charm!! Ho wthe heck did this actually work... I didn't know what I was gonna do. thanks Report rj- Mar 28, 2010 at 05:32 PM Wow the doctahs advise worked for me!
Any idea what causes this in the first place? Report David- Apr 4, 2009 at 07:33 PM Worked again! Report dude- May 10, 2010 at 12:43 AM its not working dude :( Report zohan- May 13, 2010 at 05:28 AM ill try it and see whether it will work,but ot The problem could be with the power supply.
Report Kalessa- Apr 12, 2010 at 07:55 PM I have an acer aspire 4720z and this worked wonderfully. Is there anything else that I could try before taking it in and spending big bucks to get it repaired by the professionals?