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Computer won't start


My computer is dead and wont start at all. The monitor works. I have internet through cable and that is fine. The monitor it self is like dead. All of a sudden it went dead. What could it be?


This question was answered on October 26, 2003. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Are there any burnt parts or odors it won't be good sign if there is

is e everything connected or turned on any loose cable connection is the computer plug in

are all swithes turned on? computer, monitor surge protector, uninterruptible power supply, seperate circuit breaker, is the wall outlet surge protector good?

if the fan is not running, turn off the computer, open the case and check the connection to the power supply are there sucure are all cards securely seated

once you answered these question if problems still don't fix refer back to me i'll tell you what to do.

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Posted by Student of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on October 26, 2003