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Old 07-17-2009, 06:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I dropped my 8300 earlier, and it went to a white screen and stayed there. I then turned it off, and now it won't turn back on. A red LED turns on when I put my battery in, but the screen stays black. Also, my computer detects it and so does Desktop manager.

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Now the LED is flashing yellow.
Old 07-18-2009, 01:36 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Flashing yellow means it is charging. Let it sit like that for awhile and then try to turn it on.

Given that your compy sees it, I'm let to believe that something is loose/broken from the fall, but let try the charging thing first
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