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Now..if you can't reset the GFCI, then one of two things is happening: the GFCI receptacle itself is bad or you have a fault in the downstream wiring i.e. the receptacles or lights connected to the GFI have a fault.
To check this out you would need a voltmeter. Do you have one handy? If so, I can help you out.