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Jimmy Knight January 12, 2008 | I replaced the power jack myself. Price still is however.At the time being (let it call a humorous reaction), I'm not sure anymore to blindly advice anyone to buy a mac for the reliability... There was no other action on the laptop. Minimize the laptop as much as you can. this contact form

I have started the notebook without the hard drive (after the plug/unplug video) and I get the splash screen followed by searches for drives for 2 minutes then video off routine. You can test the adapter voltage with a voltmeter, it should be 15V. The only reaction to the power button being pushed are the lights that normally kick on during startup. How can I fix? https://forums.techguy.org/threads/dell-precision-450-suddenly-died.923134/

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Luckily my friend had a BFG 450w power supply lying around but he had cut the 24 pin off so we cut the 24 pin from the dead cheapo power supply Brand new one. Anyway, my colleague is actually out of office, bat as soon as I see him I will ask him if he remembers better that crash... It is all a matter of time.

I didn't try to switch it on with mains power adapter connected while battery was removed - though I did just plug the adapter in while battery was out, and that Please read the following article, as you have had the Mini for only 15 months, it is not fit for the purpose it was bought for, as life expectancy should be Privacy Policy Terms of Use Sales and Refunds Legal Site Map CoCreate User Forum > Applications > CoCreate Modeling > One Space Designer Modeling Shut Down PDA View Full Version : That's why I agreed to pay a higher price...And that's why I'm quite deceived.Mini Core Duo Mac OS X (10.4.6) May 19, 2006 5:29 AM Helpful (0) Reply options

A good PSU starts at $35 (430 watt thermaltake), etc Compiler, May 20, 2010 #7 jgntride Thread Starter Joined: May 15, 2010 Messages: 5 I'll probably take Compiler's advice next Dell Laptop Motherboard Failure Symptoms I reported it to Support as Case ID: 1016170U - OSD Shutdown on Aug. 1, 2002. I decided it maybe the motherboard. http://newwikipost.org/topic/pPnvbYmxwGIk6dTV6ZYRVTZfckRXwx6b/Suddenly-died-no-power-or-motherboard-response.html Hope my next post will be "solved".

I don't think that you need help because you found the problem yourself, but you definitely need new memory. Advertisement Recent Posts Windows on NVMe hammerhead145 replied Feb 7, 2017 at 3:30 PM Opera stable WhoseLineFan replied Feb 7, 2017 at 3:05 PM Sign of the times poochee replied Feb This sounds like hardware related problem. Oscar November 28, 2007 | What migth be the problem if the computers doesn't load windows, just you can see the screen as windows log loading but windos never load completly,

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Replace the module. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/dell-inspiron-1520-laptop-sudden-death-motherboard-falure-4120702/ Fixing the problem. Dell Laptop Motherboard Repair Cost WhoseLineFan replied Feb 7, 2017 at 2:55 PM Loading... Dell Inspiron Motherboard Price Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site.

No vga nothing on the lcd and I am running out of ideas to try. http://xmailing.net/dell-laptop/dell-studio-one-1909-windows-vista-very-suddenly-runs-very-slow.php Gary L.06-20-2003, 09:34 AMOriginally posted by RAYK My problem occurred each time when I was transferring into annotaion. I am a longtime tech in his early 70s about to retire. Glad I found it. Dell Laptop Motherboard Price

If the power LED lights up it indicates that the laptop is getting power from the AC adapter. At this point I'm not sure you can call it speculation, even if we're again talking about isolated experiences. Am getting no lights at all but the AC adaptor is fine. navigate here share Link to post Share on other sites deWaardt deWaardt    Member 682 posts Family malware removal guy Location: The Netherlands Posted March 3, 2016 I've had a power supply blow

Now it sits on my wall, dead. Here's how you can test it. I can repeat the process over and over with the same results.

You can back up all personal files using an external USB enclosure for notebook hard drives, it's not expensive.

cj2600 July 8, 2007 | Desfari, I'm not sure what the Proc LED is. v11.65, on Win2000 sp3, Dell Precision 450 XEON, 1GB RAM, NVIDIA Quadro4 900XGL v43.51 driver with dual view gmatelich06-17-2003, 12:31 PMI also that about 10 minutes or so before the failure, Any LED activity? WooKim February 13, 2008 | I have a 3 years old ++ BENQ laptop (Joybook 2000E).

This is a great site w/ a wealth of info. Does the AC power LED (left one) lights up? Preliminary tests showed correct voltage from AC power adapter. his comment is here Minimize the system as much as you can and leave only motherboard, CPU and known good memory.

The AC adapter LED lights up, so the circuitry gets powered up until that stage. I have tried both on battery alone, and with mains power adapter. May 19, 2006 6:11 AM in response to Laurence Bonjour Level 1 (30 points) May 19, 2006 6:11 AM in response to Laurence Bonjour My mini is going on 13 months This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

After staying up most of the night reading posts in the hardware forums, it appears this is going to be either the motherboard or the power supply. When the system is truned off this way I can press the Power Button to start the system into Windows; then it follows the 2 minute video off routine. By SirFlamencoStarted 2 minutes ago Posted in Laptops and Pre-Built Systems 0 Does anyone know a good Z270 motherboard with orange accents? If it doesn't work go through that procedure again this time gripping one of your radiators while pressing the start button.Not to laugh but that worked for me twice when trying

Th battery does indicate that it is receiving a charge and when the laptop is in it's cradle the laptop's hard drive does show asa logical drive on the desktop.