Computer not doing anything

  Skuby 21:55 16 Dec 2008
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Hi, I have a Compaq Presario Desktop PC running Vista. Up till yesterday it's been fine until the computer froze on the screensaver and did not respond to anything even CTRL/ALT/DEL and had to do a cold reboot. On startup had the usual message about computer not shutting down properly but did startup ok. It did this about 4 times but now when you switch it on it does nothing, the fans start, hard drive spins up and thats it, cannot get into bios & nothing on screen.
Any ideas ???

  woodchip 22:12 16 Dec 2008

Sounds like the PSU as gone if its under Warranty take it back. As it may have done the Motherboard and CPU in

  woodchip 22:13 16 Dec 2008

You could try this first remove the Plugs from Hard Drive and see if you can boot to BIOS

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