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Re: Problem: Toshiba laptop won't start at all

 
 
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      09-21-2010
Jimmy Dean wrote:
> Toshiba Satellite Pro A100
> model PSAAAA-007003
>
> When ON/OFF button is pressed, no response tho sometime lights might
> flash for split second
>
> Charger volts test OK 15 VDC, seems to be charging the unit OK
>
> With charger attached, tried holding down ON/OFF button for 60+
> seconds to reset CMOS => still nothing
>
> Tried with charger and without battery pack, RAM or HDD
> => still nothing
>
> Any clues?
>
> TIA


Toshibas are weird. They have more than just the CMOS batteries. They
also have "RAM" batteries. If either one of those are ****ed, it wont boot.

HTH

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