Laptop shuts down after I press the power button

By techalpha69
Mar 1, 2010
  1. Hi I have this serious problem that i need to solve here can anyone help me with this please.

    When i press the power button on my laptop the laptop shuts right off. I've tried this couple times and got the same results won't even stay on for 2 sec as soon as i press the power button shuts right back off. Help pls
  2. ucould2

    ucould2 TS Maniac Posts: 271

    I had a Mobile phone that did that replaced battery and it became fully functioning again. Is there any way to run without battery attached? power source only or could you borrow a battery from someone to check results?
  3. techalpha69

    techalpha69 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i took out the battery and connected the adapter directly to the laptop and got the same results.
  4. JamesP

    JamesP TS Rookie Posts: 29

    Same Problem

    Had the same problem with my laptop, it was a lose CPU, the locking screw which holds it down only reguired one half turn...problem ficed
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