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by: js186109 November 20, 2013 4:14 PM PST

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by js186109 - 11/20/13 4:14 PM

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I have a question. I have a laptop thats pretty old.. from 2009. I was using it last week and the battery died on me. I plugged it into the adapter and the charging light came on and I assumed it was charging.. I left it and the next night or two nights later I tried to turn it on and nothing happened. It won't power on. The charging light is on, I believe the charger/battery is fine (maybe, Idk anything about computers) When I press the power button, I can see the button light up as it does when the computer powers on, but then as soon as I let go of the button it turns off and nothing happens.

Just wondering if this sounds like something minor which can be fixed or if this sounds like a major problem or unsolvable problem, I have been looking into new laptops anyway, would like to salvage this one if possible (I'm broke!)


Any and alll help would be mucho appreciated! happy

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