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inspiron 5150 power and battery light flashing continious

Discussion in 'Dell Inspiron and Dell Studio' started by hippyjohn, Feb 9, 2011.

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  1. hippyjohn

    hippyjohn Newbie

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    when plugged intocharger battery and power leds flash continuously cannot get the machine to start
     
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    Tsunade_Hime such bacon. wow Super Moderator

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    Okay have you tried:

    - Testing your AC adapter with a multimeter

    - Removing the battery and AC adapter and holding down the power button for 30 seconds

    After that you could have an issue with the power circuitry with your motherboard or it could be genuinely defective. Is it still under Dell warranty?
     
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