my laptop wont turn on

  hugoboss38 21:00 29 Apr 2008
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hi ive got a toshiba Satellite a215-s5818 system unit and when i press the on off switch to turn it on nothing happens ive taken the charger to pc world and they tested it and find nothing wrong with the charger ie power cable. so why dont it turn on.I have two blue lights come on for a second then nothing else happens it just dont seem to turn on any ideas plz

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 21:17 29 Apr 2008

Remove battery and retry on mains only.

  woodchip 21:28 29 Apr 2008

As above try without the Laptop Battery, Just on Mains

  hugoboss38 21:42 29 Apr 2008

hi there ive tried that and left it running for a few mins but still nothing ?????

  dan** 21:43 29 Apr 2008

Without mains lead and with the battery out. Depress the start button for 30 seconds.

  woodchip 21:57 29 Apr 2008

Get someone to put a Test Meter or the Adapter to see what volts is coming from it if any

  hugoboss38 22:36 29 Apr 2008

ive done that woodchip its fine its fine so they sais

  woodchip 22:44 29 Apr 2008

I would get someone to test it again

  woodchip 22:45 29 Apr 2008

PS a dead Hard Drive can stop it starting. You could remove the drive, to see if it will go to BIOS

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 22:56 29 Apr 2008

check DC jack socket is not loose on motherboard.

  hugoboss38 20:28 06 May 2008

hi still no luck i think i should just take it in dont u think to be looked at just seems odd

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