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Question Laptop stopped working out of the blue... and won't turn on again.

Jun 29, 2020
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How it happened:
The laptop was up and running, I left my desk for 10 minutes and when I came back the computer was off and would not turn back on... (no prior issues)

What I've done:
  • Use a different power adapter
  • Disconnect the battery and tried to turn it on (no response)
  • Unplugged harddrive
  • Take out RAM memory
  • Disconnect screen from the motherboard
  • Disconnect various USB and sound cables
What I noticed:
  • Battery led still turn on charged while plugged
  • For some time I thought the "ON" button might not be working (I could not reach it to verify)
  • While plugged to the power, the GPU and/or CPU heatsink get extremely hot, not as quickly as if it was turned on (I guess), is this the sign of some short happening?
  • View: https://imgur.com/a/G01OgyB
Any ideas or hint at what I should do/ look at next?
 

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