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Compaq Presario F500 Not Turning On

Last response: in Laptops & Notebooks
June 18, 2013 12:25:33 PM

From searching around on Google, I can tell that this is a common problem for the Presario F500.

However, my symptoms are different. Others say that the LEDs come on, the fan whirs a little, but the laptop eventually shuts down. For me, it won't turn on at all - no LEDs, no beeps, no fan, nothing. The charging port light does come on, though. I've tried turning it on with just the charger, just the battery, and both.

It was working fine up until a little while ago, when I came home to find it wouldn't turn on. I don't rely on this laptop for anything major and won't be devastated if it's not worth repairing, but I would like to know if there's anything I could try.

June 19, 2013 7:20:12 AM