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Russell H., Computer Repairer
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Experience:  Working to keep PC-type computers working since 1988.
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My dell desktop won't power on and has a steady light in the

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My dell desktop won't power on and has a steady ***** *****ght in the power button.
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact model of your Dell? And what operating system are you running?
Customer: Dell 530S Inspiron
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: I have it set on automatic updates so I am not sure.
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: I am not that proficient in computer workings so I don't even know what I should be looking for.
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Computer Hardware
Expert:  Martin replied 10 months ago.

Hello and welcome.

What happens if you press and hold the power button for 30 seconds, then let go and power it back on?

Tell me what you see

Thank you