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Dell inspiron will not turn on
Jul 6, 2010, 6:48 PM
I cant power up my Dell inspiron 518. I switched the power cords and sources and also unplugged everything and replugged. The power button does not work at all. Please help!
Jul 17, 2010
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Jul 6, 2010, 8:13 PM
Normally, I'd say read the sticky, but since it's a Dell, I'd just say call Dell if it's under warranty. If not, be smart this time and don't buy a Dell.
Most likely it's a dead PSU. Happens all the time to computers at work.
Jul 7, 2010, 6:45 AM
banthracis is right - dead PSU. You can test the PSU using a paper clip. Here is the link:
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Jul 17, 2010, 1:58 PM
correct! it was the PSU....i replaced it and it works fine now. Thanks!
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