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joannzim
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pc shut down and wont turn back on

My HP Pavilion A320N shut down by itself when I was away from the computer.  Now I can't get it to turn back on.  I have tried unplugging cables and reinstalling, but it didn't help. Can someone help?

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TheOldMan
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Re: pc shut down and wont turn back on

When I saw that model number, I knew this was an older computer.  On a model that old, it probably is a hardware falure.  Open the cover to see if the insides are dirty and dusty.  If yes, it could be just about anything.  If it is clean, then I would start with checking the power supply.

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