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Q: Flashing blue light will not power up

Bought this laptop with no power supply, I ordered one now when plugged in I get flashing blue light around the power supply but will not power up
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Can anyone tell me what's going on with my monitor?
I have an HP Pavilion M70 monitor.
My power light keeps flashing and there's a clicking
sound (sounds like a relay clicking). Pressing the power
button or any other button does nothing.

A:Power light on HP Pavilion M70 keeps flashing

Sounds like a power supply shutdown. It happens when there is a major component failure which causes the power supply to keep resetting and trying again (the "clicking" you hear)

Needs servicing or scrapping.
Monitors are usually not often worth fixing these days, unless it is very minor (and that does not sound minor)
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A:Orange flashing power light

Have you the option of re-installing the original powersupply to test (if still working)
Also confirm all powersupply and m/b connectors are securely plugged in
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A:XPS 8900 Flashing Power Light

I had ripped everything out with no luck. Well, everything except the upgraded memory. It had been working, so I didn't think it would be necessary to remove it. But I was wrong.
I reverted back to the stock memory and the blinking amber light problem went away!
Then I re-installed the new memory, and it also worked!
So I guess it was just that the memory needed to be re-seated.
Not sure if the 2 - 7 pattern means "Memory issue", but that would be my guess.
Since the XPS 8900 doesn't support beep codes, I hope Dell will eventually publish what the flashing light patterns mean.
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A:Solved: Power light flashing and PC not booting

Fixed, removed the PCI graphics card, and went back to the onboard graphics.. started and ran straight away...
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A:no power and green light on my hp pavilion is flashing

If the PSU blinks it needs to be reset.unplug the electrical cable from the wall and the PSU.move the red voltage selector to the opposite position it is in and then slide it back. If you live in the USA 120Vac-->220Vac-->120Vac see the image below.  After you have done this you can plug the power cable back into the PSU.  Connect the power cable to the wall power. If the PSU is still serviceable it will no longer be blinking. Best regards,erico Edited to fix the broken image link.
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A:Will not wake from a sleep power light just keeps flashing

When did you install 8.1? The reports show that your OS was installed a month before it was released.

No further info in the reports, and the last BSOD was from Nov 2013.
Please do the following:
- open Event Viewer (run eventvwr.msc from the "Run" dialog))
- expand the Custom Views category (left click on the > next to the words "Custom Views")
- right click on Administrative Events
- select "Save all Events in Custom View as..."
- save the file as Admin.evtx
- zip up the file (right click on it, select "Send to", select "Compressed (zipped) folder")
- upload it with your next post (if it's too big, then upload it to a free file-hosting service and post a link here).

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A:Solved: Green Flashing Light no Power!

Solved - had a chappie at work have a look and the fan doesn't move. By the way the green light now doesn't come on at all. It's the psu and it's being fixed later. Thanks for looking and hopefully this may help someone else!
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A:My LG monitor has a flashing blue light, no display

lg monitor

helen36 said:

any advice on wether to buy a new monitor or is it worth geting this one fixed?Click to expand...

Assuming that the monitor in question is a LCD ?
You could hold a torch up close to the screen and if you can see the normal screen (the one that's there normally there when your computer boots) then the problem is the back-light for the screen -may be repairable.

helen36 said:

the monitor light just keeps flashing blueClick to expand...

However you might also find on the monitor manufacturers site a list of "Blink-codes" which will be interpretative in much the same way as Morse Code. And this may have implications to what is actually wrong internally with the unit.
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A:F1904 Monitor flashing amber power light

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MAny Thanks in advance


A:Dell PC not starting: amber flashing power light

You would be dazed again, because this is probably caused by a failing power supply. The blinking power button is a good clue. The green LED on the motherboard simply means that you have a power cord plugged in... It could be a bad motherboard too, but power supplies are easier to replace and cheaper to start with
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A:Flash Update Failed & power light flashing

Whoops, posted this on the wrong forum. Sorry about that. I had multi-windows opened at once.
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A:Flash Update Failed & power light flashing

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What you need is a PSU Tester which you can get on eBay that will tell you if the power supply is bad.
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A:Satellite Pro 4600 amber light flashing if I press the power switch

It sounds like a mainboard problem?

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A:Solved: battery indicator light flashing red when power button on my laptop is pushed

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A:HP Envy m6-k022dx Power Light and wifi light come on NOTHING...

Hello @W8WCA?, Thank you for the quick reply! You may consider contacting HP Phone Support for additional options.  Please use the following and create a case for your issue and contact HP. If you live outside the US/Canada, please click the link below to get the contact information for your region. I hope this helps. Regards!
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There isn't a problem witht the line as I'm currently using the ADSL modem provided by my ISP, and the internet is working fine.Click to expand...

so what's the point of your posting here? is there a problem to be solved or you
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diagnostic lights are here

1 & 3 green = Memory modules are detected, but a memory configuration or compatibility error exists.

also manual here

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karmalize said:

I think I may just need a new PSU.Click to expand...

It sounds lkie a PSU issue to me.
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First things I would try are to plug it into a different PC, trying a different data cable, a different power cord, and a different outlet. If all of the above fails (including reading the manual or contacting the mfr.), it is probably a part inside the monitor not working correctly. Make sure all connections are secure, and not crooked or anything, including the video card's (if there is one) connection the the motherboard's slot, any internal power cord to the video card, etc.
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A:Battery indicator light flashing red...

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I am assuming you have unseated and reseated the battery with it keeping the same error lights? You may want to try that first since I have had times in the past this would clear errors.
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Hello, With which computer do you use this keyboard?
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The flashing LED is an error indicator. The error is identified by the number of flashes:

LED and beep condition Description Power button LED blinks
4 times with 4 beeps Power Supply Power button LED blinks
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Hi Fopoku2k2
Thanks for writing to us.
Looks to be an issue with the memory or the memory slot.
Try re-seating the memory modules and then with one module at a time. If still the same, the probably the slots are faulty.
Have you replaced with same type of motherboard? Provide us the part# please.
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If there was an outage when the power came back on it might of caused a surge that possibly caused some sort of damage to the board or power supply. either way you might have to take it somewhere and know for sure exactly what happened and go from there if its worth fixing or not.a 5 year old computer isnt that old some can run longer than that before problems happen.i had a laptop that lasted for 9 years and when the screen went it was time to retire it.
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A:C710 flashing battery light

If you still need help, shut down and remove the power. Find the tiny hole in the bottom  and gently press a paper clip into the hole until you feel it click. Plug in the power , boot up and see if it is charging. If this didn't work, you probably need to replace the battery.