My dell won`t start


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My dell won`t start

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Hi all,

Last night i restarted my laptop and it just did not come back on. The power light is on and I can hear the hard drive fan. The screen stays black and nothing Happens. What can be the problem?





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  • Anita,


    Restart the computer and try running the diagnstic partition. Report back any error messages.


    How to Run the Dell™ Diagnostics Utility





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  • How can i do that?

    The laptop won`t start at all. The power comes on and i can hear the hard drives fan but nothing else is happening. The screen stays black. It seems like its not starting the system or something.

  • See if you can get an image on an external monitor.