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Member Since: ‎04-26-2011
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Pavilion Desktop PC will not turn on

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I am using a Pavilion a1510n, XP Home Media Ctr Version 2002, Sv Pk 3, Serial # {Removed for privacy}

 

Trying to transfer documents to newer version of Pavilion and after plugging into outlet and pressing on/off button on face of computer (bottom), nothing happens !  It worked fine a couple of weeks ago and all of a sudden it won't turn on.

 

Anyone who may have some idea please drop me a line. I live out in desert country of AZ about 100 miles from city.  Thanks

 

Richard

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Member Since: ‎05-27-2011
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Re: Pavilion Desktop PC will not turn on

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The first thing I would check is to make sure that the outlet is working by plugging another device, like a lamp, into it and make sure you have power. Next, follow the instructions in this document and see if you can determine if your computer's power supply is working. It's a thorough document that will lead you down several different paths depending on what conditions you find. Hope it helps.

Thanks,

Scott
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