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Compaq Presario R4000 will only boot for less than a second

By deluxman
Dec 17, 2007
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  1. stoney05

    stoney05 TS Rookie

    boot problem

    i have this same computer and have had the same problem. before you do anything crazy like take you computer apart.

    close the lid and blow really hard into the vent on the back and look @all the dust fly out. then blow out the fans on the bottom. it should fix it
     
  2. deluxman

    deluxman TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 61

    Hi Stoney,

    I figured out my problem. It is actually the ac adaptor that is the culprit.

    After I replace it, it has been working fine until now.
     
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