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John, Computer Science Engineer
Category: Printers
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Experience:  CompTIA A+ & Microsoft Certified Professional with 15 years of experience repairing computers and printers.
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Spectre XT Computer, While Skyping it just seems to have

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Spectre XT Computer
JA: What's the make/model number of your printer? How old is it?
Customer: While Skyping it just seems to have given up the ghost
JA: What kind of computer are you printing from (Mac or PC)? What Operating System (OS) are you running?
Customer: The Printer is fine. It is my Spectre XT Laptop that has just ceased to function
JA: How long has this been an issue? What happened right before this popped up?
Customer: It was fine. I Skype to peop[le regularly. Then about 30 mins ago while Skyping it just went off. No flash or bang, but I do now notice that there appear to be "burn marks" around the UXB ports - they were not in use
JA: Anything else you want the printer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: Nothing, can you connect me to Spectre expert
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Printers
Expert:  Richard replied 9 months ago.

Hi there and welcome

What now happens when you try to turn on the computer?