My laptop screen is black and it won’t turn on [Solved]

victorix04 5 Posts Thursday June 28, 2018Registration date June 29, 2018 Last seen - Jun 28, 2018 at 06:53 AM - Latest reply: ac3mark 9919 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus July 16, 2018 Last seen
- Jun 29, 2018 at 10:41 AM
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My laptop won’t turn on. The light that indicates that it is on and the light that indicates it has power, are shining(which means it’s on). The screen is just black, and the fan is not on. I’ve tried holding down the power button, but nothing happens.

My laptop is an ASUS R541U.
I appreciate all the help I can get
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ac3mark 9919 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus July 16, 2018 Last seen - Jun 28, 2018 at 02:38 PM
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Can you take the battery out? If so, do it, and then hold down the power button for 60 seconds. Try it again!

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victorix04 5 Posts Thursday June 28, 2018Registration date June 29, 2018 Last seen - Jun 29, 2018 at 07:07 AM
I’d have to screw off the keyboard for that, is it safe?
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ac3mark 9919 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus July 16, 2018 Last seen - Jun 29, 2018 at 10:23 AM
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How long have you had this machine. It looks like a newer model, and perhaps it might still under warranty?
ac3mark 9919 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus July 16, 2018 Last seen - Jun 29, 2018 at 10:28 AM
It might be worth taking to a technician if it is out of warranty. That looks like a high end machine, and I would hate to get you into something that may be easy to fix, but beyond your skills and expertise. Do you have an external monitor to try to hook it up to, to see if it is running, just not the monitor?
victorix04 5 Posts Thursday June 28, 2018Registration date June 29, 2018 Last seen > ac3mark 9919 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus July 16, 2018 Last seen - Jun 29, 2018 at 10:33 AM
Unfortunately I don’t have an external monitor. I’ll just bring it to a technician. Thank you for your help and advice
ac3mark 9919 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus July 16, 2018 Last seen - Jun 29, 2018 at 10:37 AM
Sorry we couldn't offer anything else. I don't want you to remove screws to TROUBLESHOOOT!
victorix04 5 Posts Thursday June 28, 2018Registration date June 29, 2018 Last seen > ac3mark 9919 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus July 16, 2018 Last seen - Jun 29, 2018 at 10:39 AM
It’s fine :) Haha, that’s true, I wouldn’t trust myself with opening it up
ac3mark 9919 Posts Monday June 3, 2013Registration dateModeratorStatus July 16, 2018 Last seen - Jun 29, 2018 at 10:41 AM
When you take it in, just ask them to see if it display s on an external there at the shop first. They shold do that little task for free. Then you can ask how much based on knowing if it boots or not!
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