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Sorry, I'm in the middle of getting my house ready for sale and everything has been pretty hectic. dainzel0615 20,309 views 6:53 How to test a laptop motherboard outside of the machine - Duration: 8:54. Report Phlash- Mar 9, 2010 04:36AM I have the same problem as DellHell... View the answer I have this problem too Subscribed to new answers Is this a good question? http://haiteq.com/dell-inspiron/dell-inspiron-600m-power-button-not-working.php

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  2. these numbers where located between the power button and the disk drive almost at half way.
  3. However, I have encounter some problem. "When you press the power button, If your laptop powers on, the lcd panel is pitch black blank screen, not even back light power, no
  4. You might find a keyboard worth cannibalizing on E-Bay. #5 corkyg, Mar 27, 2011 akshatp Diamond Member Joined: Oct 15, 1999 Messages: 8,350 Likes Received: 0 Sorry, I didnt mention
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  6. Does this mean it is in standby, if so how do I get it out.
  7. A blinking green light means the computer is in standby mode.

We plugged in according to the directions and it worked the monitor came on yayyy,, then . Helpful +5 Report xpcman 16273Posts Wednesday October 8, 2008Registration date ContributorStatus November 12, 2016 Last seen Nov 18, 2008 12:41PM You can try to remove one of the RAM cards it I have checked it and there is no obstruction. Report Neoteric- Nov 28, 2012 08:06AM hey it did work for me for me for a month now its back into same old problem.

esc didn't work to get off the screen and neither did ctrl alt del didn't either so i turned it off at its power button. Press a key on the keyboard, move the mouse, or press the power button to resume normal operation. I think it might be a battery or cord problem but am not certain. https://forums.anandtech.com/threads/laptop-problem-dell-inspiron-1520-power-button-and-keyboard-not-working.2153134/ Also right clicked Start orb > properties > Start Menu tab > Power button action: Shutdown.

Report Spray1969- Dec 19, 2009 09:11AM This worked for me,wasnt getting beyond f1/f12 first page option so hit f1 (quickly,whilst option is on screen!). Could you please suggest me what should I do. David Purcell November 30, 2010 Sorry to hear that. Please try again later.

A new battery may help, buy from a trusted source and same type. Or you can look on eBay for the replacement part, which will also cost you money.Otherwise you're going to be forced to figure out what exact model of switch is soldered Helpful +2 Report jstinien Jul 14, 2010 09:24AM you may have to switch out the ram and try diffarent sequences. Also pay attention to any unusual beeps or sounds coming from the computer.

The screen remains blank. Get More Info Lastly I did lots of research in the net and found your solution which got solved. Got a new keyboard from ebay. Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable.

Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma. Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Forums > Hardware and Technology > And it could well be that the costs of repair are more than the laptop is worth at the moment. http://haiteq.com/dell-inspiron/dell-inspiron-1520-screen-not-working.php That sounds like a dying hard drive.

I moved it to another location. laptopkeycom 121,081 views 4:21 Dell Inspiron 1525/1526 | Bluetooth Card Replacement | How-To-Tutorial - Duration: 3:25. The Dell manual has docs on how to do this.

Try booting to safe mode by tapping the F8 key.

We have been doing Free Estimates since 2000. Remove the battery(ies). Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Joe September 7, 2011 It is probably a bad wire at the connector on the charger cord.

Advertisement Autoplay When autoplay is enabled, a suggested video will automatically play next. Lee January 28, 2011 I have a Dell Vostro 1520. Find all of the connections as you can. (Some are little white connections with little with heads and a wire coming of the head. this page Helpful +13 Report SG1_Guy Jul 13, 2009 01:17PM Fnally, a Recent thread on this subject...

I've unplugged everything and will try again this evening. Being a member gives you detailed monitoring of your requests. Does not have a light problem but just will not go past the bootup menu. Could be my power cord is loose.

Sign in to make your opinion count. What if I was mistaken and it was a blinkng green light? Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. A solid yellow light indicates the power supply is operating normally but the computer is not processing data.

Loading... May I ask, How then can I solve this problem? Helpful +2 Report jake Jan 12, 2010 10:23PM Took out battery and it started right up. Helpful +1 Report djemr Aug 31, 2009 08:57AM I had the very same problem on a friends computer.

Screen fritzed, and would not turn on afterwards. New 32x8 modem on the Approved List [ComcastXFINITY] by maxbrando189. Also, a battery is good for roughly 300 full charges or about at 18mos.