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Old 01-28-2004, 09:37 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hello everyone. this is my first post, so please bear with me.

I have a Compaq Armada 4220T (yes I know it's an antique) but my problem is that Compaq will not support it. I bought it used and of course it worked fine...until about 2 weeks ago. I was online, and went to do something else. When I came back it was off. I figured it had hibernated. Anyway I tried to start it up again and only the battery light flashes nothing else. I removed all the batteries (3) and disconnected the CD drive base unit. I plugged it into the wall, and the same thing. Nothing works. I removed the hard drive and the back of the unit to check for any visible signs of damage, and could find nothing. I have searched on compaq's faq site but can't really find much. Can anyone give me some suggestions before I spend money to have it professionally diagnosed?

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Old 01-28-2004, 09:48 AM   #2 (permalink)
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My advice its broke chuck it lol......but seiously if it wont turn on i suggest you take to some 1 to have it looked at

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Old 01-28-2004, 02:54 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yeah, laptops are difficult to fix on your own. Chances are it's dead. But it might be something fixable, so you might as well have someone take a look at it.
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