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Windows 7: Hp laptop takes 15 minutes to power on after clicking the power button

31 Jul 2015   #1
Talos1

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Hp laptop takes 15 minutes to power on after clicking the power button

I have had my Hp laptop for 3 years now. It has been working perfectly, up until 2 weeks ago. It would not turn on when I clicked the power button. After clicking the power button, 15 minutes later I noticed it just came to life. Sometimes it doesn't turn on at all for days, but sometimes I click the power button and it boots within 15-30 minutes. When i click the power button, nothing happens at all for that duration. No fans, no lights nothing. The only light on is the power cord button that is always on when i plug it in. I did replace the power cord, and tried cleaning out the insides, it did nothing. Should i just replace the motherboard?

Ps. Hp pavilion dv6-6c43cl


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31 Jul 2015   #2
chaosrealm93

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

See if your mobo has a power switch on the actual board itself. Power it on that way and see if the problem persists
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31 Jul 2015   #3
Talos1

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

There is no power button on the motherboard itself. Thanks for your reply.
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31 Jul 2015   #4
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Try with battery alone and also try removing battery and powered with AC adapter only.
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31 Jul 2015   #5
udt

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 

I've had this problem with an old XP desktop, the only solution i found was to replace the motherboard and ram sticks. have you overclocked OP?
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