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Acer Aspire laptop 5290 does not power on.

by jai_jcs / August 3, 2010 8:03 PM PDT

One Acer Aspire 5920 Does no turn on.When power switch is pressed led light glows on and goes off and then again gets on and remains on but no display.batt is ok, RAM ok,.Some problem is with motherboard. Please help me for motherboard fault finding.

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 3, 2010 10:11 PM PDT

And you see that motherboards are replaced rather than repaired unless the fault is easy to spot. What many discover is that a new laptop is now cheaper than the board.
Bob

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How to fix it
by curtmal / October 27, 2011 10:51 PM PDT

unplug the laptop take out the battey, hold down the on button for 1 to 2 mins plug it all back in and it will work Cool

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