satalite a210 1c0 laptop boot problems

  jason888 19:16 11 Apr 10
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hi, i have a problem with our Toshiba Satellite A210-1C0. with vista. full spec can be found here, click here; and enter serail number 18413096q. the problem being that left laptop on with no power lead in and battery ran out, as i fell asleep, and put on charge in morning and started laptop up, and nothing no toshibia logo screen no boot up, not even a cursor, just blank screen. lights that are on front of laptop show power lead connected and charging battery, and power light comes on (standby button) get usual sounds from dvd drive on start up, and light comes on, but harddrive light dosnt flash or come on during normal boot up. any ideas, could it motherboard or hard drive, help ....

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:41 11 Apr 10

Sounds like its stuck in hibernate (would go into hibernate when battery almost flat)

Press and hold the power button for 10 seconds see what happens.

  jason888 19:54 11 Apr 10

battery charge light was an amber colour, doing this that light light turned to blue, but still no boot

  jason888 19:59 11 Apr 10

normaly in hibernate mode the power/standyby light flashes amber, but this on perminatly blue, fans are working and machine is warming up, but still no logo screen or boot up

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:11 11 Apr 10

Tried tapping FN + F key for changing from screen to external monitor?

  woodchip 21:15 11 Apr 10

take battery out and wee if it will boot just on mains

  woodchip 21:15 11 Apr 10

see not wee

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