Toshiba Problem

By ianjk
Oct 15, 2008
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  1. Hi i have a Toshiba M10 sat pro and it will not turn on with hdd installed but will without does any body know what the problem is and can it be fixed
    Thanks in advance ianjk
  2. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 18,353

    If there is a little jumper on the end of the drive, put it in position CS (Cable Select)
    It could also be a faulty HardDrive
  3. ianjk

    ianjk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Thanks for reply i have tried 3 different drives that work in other laptops with no sucsess, and there are no jumpers on them
  4. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,275   +280

    sounds like the battery is too low to spin the HD. how does it respond when the
    A/C is connected?
  5. ianjk

    ianjk Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    i have tried with and without battery still the same only works when no hdd installed when i turn on with hdd installed all i get is a flashing light and have to remove power to be able to try again
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