Oh, I'm having a slightly similar problem, which invoves the cmos battery.. I 5. It needs to be "reset" and drained of all electricity before it begin to process power again...accomplished by leaving it unplugged and without battery for at least a week. I think that would be just too coincidental. http://atomirc.net/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-not-charging-or-turning-on.html
VAIO - Hardware & Networking CommunityCategoryBoardUsers turn on suggestions Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches I have exactly the same problem with a different Vaio model, an old PCG-V505. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 07-27-2006, 08:23 AM #2 laboye TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Apr 2006 Location: Hollywood, FL Posts: 1,246 OS: Windows xp Pro/Vista Beta But after that it would only run for a few hours max before loud banging from the hard drive and it would die again. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/482730/sony-vaio-wont-charge-or-power-up/
Finally, it stopped starting up at all, pressing the power button did nothing even after unplugging both AC and battery and letting it sit for a while. VAIO - Hardware & Networking CommunityCategoryBoardUsers turn on suggestions Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches I have my laptop plugged in, but when I press the power button to turn it on, nothing happens. I would love to know more information about it for future reference.
who knows) also i read charging circuits can be damaged from a bad battery but that would only explain the charging issue not the no start issue. I'll try pulling and replacing it in the morning. I thought at least I was getting somewhere, but the next day it decided not to start again. Sony Vaio Duo 13 Battery Reset Button When she attempted to switch it back on again.....nothing!
they're a waste of time and resources, and are often riddled with adware and viruses. See Sony Vaio VGN-S260 Power Adapter Teardown for instructions on how to replace it. Back to top #7 Feril_Android Feril_Android Members 8 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:55 PM Posted 28 January 2013 - 03:00 AM Hi... https://community.sony.com/t5/VAIO-Hardware-Networking/Sony-Vaio-Pro-won-t-turn-on-without-charger/td-p/468709 Make sure that the desktop PC is OFF while you're doing this set-up process.
something to get your files off and saved. Sony Vaio Battery Reset Button Location I realize that you said you're not tech-savvy, so I'm not expecting you to use this solution. Or maybe there is something else that I have missed, or haven't tested? Due to the complexity of the optical drive, it is recommended to just replace it.
If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us. http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forum/helproom-1/sony-vaio-laptop-wont-switch-battery-309674/ It was only after that when I checked the voltage from both adapters with a multimeter, and found that they were outputting the correct voltage without issue. Sony Vaio Battery Not Charging When Plugged In Report Inappropriate Content Reply 10 Kudos d_khokhani Enthusiast Posts: 4 Registered: 08-04-2013 Message 10 of 68 (19,889 Views) Re: Vaio Pro 13 won't turn on without plugging in Options Mark as Sony Vaio Wont Charge Or Turn On Andrew Klaus Jul 11, 2005, 09:01pm EDT Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: Sony vaio won't turn on - no power, no
Any help in this matter will be greatly appreciated, Sorry for the spelliing, im trying to get as much as I can in the shortest time possible ( typing wise).. weblink If anyone can at least tell me where i should test or what else to check, is there a way to teat a processor with a meter ? within the Laptop Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category. After installing Windows 8 Enterprise on my branch new Vaio 13 Pro, the laptop has stopped working on battery. Sony Vaio Laptop Wont Turn On But Is Receiving Power
Eric Doelitzsch May 30, 2005, 03:28am EDT Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: Sony vaio won't turn on - no power, no It then wouldn't boot up or show and LED's. Its like a fuse is blown, but as far as I know there is no fuse. http://atomirc.net/sony-vaio/battery-reset-button-sony-vaio.html From there, I decided that there may be a problem with the charging port.
I've tried both batteries while plugged in, both without it plugged in, without the batteries and plugged in. Sony Vaio Charger Not Working No Green Light Any ideas? I know this can be a pain, but I have seen a few machines spring back to life after this simple 'fix'.
Please check your inbox. Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean Sign Up Home > VAIO Computers > VAIO - Hardware & Networking > Vaio Pro 13 won't turn on without plugging in I do have the ac adapter and have tested it with a meter and it does have power. Sony Vaio Won't Turn On Or Charge Was working fine then I shut down, now it wont turn on.
Try replaceing it with a new or slightly used one. [Google battery search]. Its very frusturating. This could be clogging the fan from working properly so take a quetip to clean it out. his comment is here Shut it down and wait a few hours and it was fine for a few minutes to a couple hours then dead.
Sony Vaio Won't Charge or Power Up Started by PutterPlace , Jan 23 2013 06:34 AM Please log in to reply 12 replies to this topic #1 PutterPlace PutterPlace Members 4 If my post answers your question, please mark it as "Accept as Solution" Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos d_khokhani Enthusiast Posts: 4 Registered: 08-04-2013 Message 6 of 68 (19,968 Views) Thanks. Attempting to turn on the laptop with no chargerwill result in the initial pre-login loading screen (with the little dots moving in a circle) and green light appearing, only for the
It should start plugged in with no battery. The battery stopped charging at 74%, and the computer won't power on without plugging in.Did anyone figure out a solution? this guy claims pressure on ram modules will make it start hold power button in for 30 seconds hardware reset Remove the battery and charger/ac adapter/power cord from Just a minute ago, it shut itself down again.
Angela Max Steiner Mar 28, 2005, 11:56am EST Reply - Quote - Report Abuse Private Message - Add to Buddy List >>Re: Sony vaio won't turn on - no power, Someone please help urgently!!! It's only 4 months old, and it went into hibernation while battery power was giving up, and now it won't turn back on again. If my post answers your question, please mark it as "Accept as Solution" Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos d_khokhani Enthusiast Posts: 4 Registered: 08-04-2013 Message 4 of 68 (19,990 Views)
Current bandwidth usage: 326.30 kbit/s November 15 - 04:55pm EST Forums Product Prices Contents Home Reviews Editorials Columns Home Theater Forums Price Search Community HWA Store Latest Topics I know that this may have been excessive but I needed it fixed and this was their diagnosis. After a while, I decided to try to replace the hard drive. you've already done that!
Can you be more specific? Turn off the computer, 2.