Lenovo Thinkpad won't turn on [Solved/Closed]

lizzyb - Feb 15, 2011 at 02:16 PM - Latest reply:  ITDSS
- Feb 2, 2018 at 08:16 AM

I have a lenovo thinkpad and hoping someone can help ... My PC was on sleep and there was not power cable plugged in, the thinkpad red light was on last night and today I realised the power must be dead as it wouldnt turn on. I have plugged in the power cable but its still not turning on. Any tips?

Your help is much appreciated

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jack4rall 6523 Posts Sunday June 6, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus December 30, 2015 Last seen - Feb 16, 2011 at 01:27 PM

Try this 1

Unplug the power cord --> Remove the battery --> Remove the RAM from the slot

--> Hold the power button for 60 seconds --> Place the RAM back into the slot

--> Connect the power supply then try to switch ON the laptop and later put the

battery back into the laptop.

Good Luck
Only needed to remove the battery pack and put it back and press the power button and then my computer magically woke up agin, thanks alot for the help. :)
Can't believe this works. Thanks!
Had the same issue.. your answer worked... Thankyou!!
Amazingly worked for me... Two thumbs up. Thanks
Can't believe this worked! No need to remove the RAM.
Many thanks this worked a treat
This also worked for me! Yeah!