Cannot get computer to turn on even though i got a new battery Tags: Battery Dell Inspiron Computers Windows XP Last response: August 4, 2012 1:42 AM in Windows XP Share maxamillion August 3, 2012 9:17:46 PM My dell inspiron 1521 is dead so i got a new compatiple battery, it has been charging all day and even though the battery light blinks every once in awhile the computer still doesn't turn on More about : computer turn battery soundguruman August 3, 2012 10:15:11 PM Does any light on the computer come on at any time when you try to start it?? or is it totally dead? Does it try to start and then fail? "The battery light" is that located on the computer? Or is this light somewhere else? m 0 l ktownmike August 4, 2012 1:42:04 AM Dell is a little anal retentive about power supplies and batteries, I assume you have the original power supply, and the computer will not boot even with the battery removed? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources my Dell Latitude Z works only wired. shut off immediately on battery even though the computer says battery condition is modera Forum Do I have to worry about transferring data from my HHD to a new SSD even though it is a brand new computer? Forum SolvedI just got all my parts in finally and now my brand new computer won't turn on at all. Please help! Forum SolvedUrgent! Computer will not turn on after 2 days of use. Got a new Mobo and worked for another day then stopped! Forum Got back RMA'd Motherboard and bought a new PSU, computer won't turn on at all Forum Just got windows 8 on new Computer, Restarted now i cant even see Windows Logo Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !