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I have a F553M and i plugged in a speaker extension and the

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i have a F553M and i plugged in a speaker extension and the system went completely blank. No charging light or CPU light. Computer will not start with the starting button Its completely dead. Any advice?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

Hello and thank you for your question, I look forward to assisting you today. Unplug the power then press and hold the power button down for about one minute and let me know what happens.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Tried this but still dead
Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

What type of speaker extension was this?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Actually it was a Yamaha Home Theatre Receiver which works perfectly on my older Asus computer
Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

Plugged into the audio out port I presume?

Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

How about on the Yamaha end. What was the cable plugged into there?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The cable had RCA connectors on the Yamaha end and a normal computer cnx on the other
Expert:  Dan replied 1 year ago.

Was there a possibility you had plugged the cable into the output of the Yamaha instead of the input?