Released August 2003. An expensive, but high-end laptop of its time.

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Why won't it boot up

press on button. green light comes on, screen flashes (sometimes) then it's dead

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Anything happen to it? Do you get any sign of the POST? What have you tired so far to fix it? Have your tried an AC adapter?

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i'm back on with the machine in question maybe graphics card? don't know alot, is there some diagnostics i could run through it?

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henge, you might want to check on here. Those Dells' are prone to failure, especially the hard drive. Check your RAM as well. Good Luck.

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came on after many attempts a month ago getting less reliable in switching on, runs great when its going but now it wont start. battery seems fine. thanks for takin the time.

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Do any of your LED's come on or do they blink? Have you tried an external monitor to make sure that it is not just your LCD?

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Here is the service manual for your computer http://www.elhvb.com/mobokive/edwin/lapt...

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thanks for trying old turkey, I'll let it hibernate through summer and look for another.

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