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Solved: My toshiba ultra book z930 won't turn on

Q: Solved: My toshiba ultra book z930 won't turn on

My toshiba ultra book Z930 won't turn on. Yesterday it got damp when water leaked from a water bottle in my bag where the computer was.Only the yellow light blinks.

I bought it in april2012.
I use windows 8 and generally but not always use it with an A3 screen.
Is there anything I can do to save the data and/or switch it on.

Have you any advice. I can't get any help till 6th jan.


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A: Solved: My toshiba ultra book z930 won't turn on

Yesterday it got damp when water leaked from a water bottleClick to expand...

did it actually get wet ?, i suspect it did

i would allow it to completely dry out - maybe putting in an airing cupboard or somewhere warm

then take the battery out and the power adapter and hold the power key on for 60 seconds

if it still does not work , i suspect the pc has been damaged

to recover the data - you maybe able to remove the harddrive and then using an adapter - plug it in to a USB port on another PC and access the files
just depends on if the water also caused damage to the harddrive

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My ultrabook won't charge, feels like out of the blue, I did have to wiggle the connector in a bit in the last few months but a handful of times while using sitting on a sofa so didn't think anything wrong.

It has been very wet here in Dublin and I do travel by bike but that's nothing new, I haven't been caught in a downpour, the laptop is always in its "case logic" case and my bag carrier has a special laptop section and waterproof overcover which I use if vague threat of rain.

As its an ultrabook, I now realise I cannot remove the battery without a screwdriver.

I'm a mature medical student, my uni doesn't cover laptop support.

i've probably an hour left on the battery. I will put in a warm place overnight and I am kind of up the creek if no resolution

Any help greatly appreciated

A:Solved: Toshiba Ultrabook Z930-13N won't charge

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When i power on my Toshiba Portege Z930-c103, only coming to enter one password, i dont know the password, i replace the same another laptop bios to my laptop, but showing the same problem,so i get another one option from internet, that is when the display is comming to enter password, press ctrl,tab,ctrl,enter, and get one challenge code. i got it, and there is another option to enter responce code , how to get the Response code, Please help me.....

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I have problem with my Toshiba and I cant report it due to Toshiba website error.
When I'm on this site: http://www.toshiba.pl/innovation/pl/generic/pc-support/ and I enter serial numer of my PORTEGE Z930-14D which is 8D032137H nothing happens. The page which will appear is blank, and I cant check even the status on guarantee.

Please check it out, why the Toshiba website dont work correcly in my case.

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So I have made sure that the boot option in the Advanced Settings were set to CMS and that my first boot device is USB OCC, however, I am still unable to boot from a live CD. I did some research and found that they mention disabling the Secure Boot option, but that is not an option under the Security tab. Where it should be, is a setting for TPM. Help please.

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Hello everyone,

As funny as my question may sound ... it's actually serious!
I have big concerns over battery life (not so much of the one of a single recharge, but the one affecting the "life" of the notebook itself!) because there doesn`t even seem to be a way to COMPLETELY turn this notebook off! This feels like a joke for a notebook advertising with an "eco" label supposed to help reduce wasting natural resources (which was an important part for my purchase decision).

When I hibernate the notebook or turn it off by long-pressing the "Power" button, the LED's indicating battery mode etc. are still on, by that the battery is slightly drained even when the notebook is turned off. While the LED's will of course certainly not use a lot of power, it means that the next time I'm plugging in my computer, +a new recharging cycle is initiated+ which could have been avoided without that. With a battery usually surviving 1000 recharging cycles, this will force me to buy a new battery (by the way: what a shame and how "yesterday" that the battery is built-in and not replaceable by the buyer!) within less than 2 years if I plug off a few times every day.

Alltogether this sounds very much like "planned obsolescence" and I am annoyed by the mere thought supporting something like that. And basically I am very happy with the Z930, so the more I am frustrated by this completely pointless battery drain. Any idea how to turn off the... Read more

A:Satellite Z930-130- how to REALLY turn it off?

If you are writing about complete shutdown than you can find answer on follow Toshiba document - http://aps2.toshiba-tro.de/kb0/TSB2B03EY0002R01.htm

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I have a Toshiba Portege Z930-D3S laptop. I wanted to run a system recovery and did everything exactly as in the manual http://forums.toshiba.com/tshb/attac.../1/Z930_EN.pdf page 4-24, Section System recovery Options. The tool told me that the recovery partition is empty (or something like this) and the recovery cannot be performed. I definitely did not erase it and do not how it can be. Then there was an option to erase sdd and I thought that this might help (don't ask me why) and that the tool would erase everything but the recovery partition. So, I chose it.

Now I have the frozen screen with "Toshiba Leading Innovation" and cannot enter any menu neither by pressing 0, nor by holding F8. I cannon restart the laptop, it seems that it simply fall asleep when I press the power button.

Please, help me to recover the system.

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So well, I kind of rode myself into a lot of trouble. More and more as i applied more pressure to solving a certain problem.
The result is a complete wiped disk, wiped off all recovery data, so i cant get back to a former state.

I organised the disk with diskpart commandos.
i have a bootable windows 10 usb stick, from which i intend to install it freshly.
But the installation always fails at the end saying "Boot configuration couldnt be updated".
I tried to build the boot data from scratch. but even that fails. most likely as there is no finished windows installation available.

How can i get my System back to work? Please help. I invested about 20 hours with this now.

If you need more Information, i will gladly provide it.

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My Toshiba PORTEGE Z930-13U does not boot, the screen stays black, not even the Toshiba logo appears and no windows starting screen appears. All LEDs light up after pressing the power button, except the internal storage drive light (see foto attached). I don't think it is a graphic card issue, there have never been any problems with the graphic card.
This problem has already happened sometimes in the past. But usually after some days pressing the power button from time to time it used to suddendly turn on again and then work normally. This time however, already several weeks have passed and my notebook does not turn on. I use Windows 7. Can anybody help me with this? Any help is very much appreciated. Let me know if you need additional information.

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I have a toshiba portege z930 pt234e With Windows 7 Professional
I connected the external optical drive and was running fine
But when I installed the Toshiba Recovery Media Creator, the external optical drive disappeared
When I open the Toshiba Recovery Media Creator, Shows, No HDD Recovery Area!
I want to make a Recovery disk of the system

A:Portege Z930 - Toshiba Recovery Media Creator issue


The Recovery Media Creator is an Toshiba tool which requires the Toshiba image files in order to create the recovery disk. The image files are placed on a different partition called HDD recovery partition.

If the HDD has been modified or this partition deleted, the recovery media creator will not be able to find the image files and you will not be able to create such disk.

So my question is: did you reinstall the Win 7 at your own hand? Did you modify the HDD in the past?

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I've looked all over google for the answer..but still can not find anything.

I need to turn several physical books into a digital format, be it PDF..Word...HTML..anything works.

does anyone have any idea how to accomplish this..or where I should start?

A:Solved: how to turn a physical book into an ebook

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Hi I recently acquired a Dell XpS L421X ( 5th of november 2012)
with intel i7-3667u cpu @ 2.00 GHz 2.50 GHz
8 Gb ram and windows seven
and i have been having Serious issues with overheating , with cpu processor cores reaching 97 degrees celsius and a resting temp of around 65 degrees...
what could the problem be? (updated bios, ran multiple checks for motherboard and cpu)

A:xps 14 ultra-book overheating

Hi NestorG,
Please check if you hear any noise from the fan of the computer. I would recommend you to try the below mentioned steps:
Clean the air vents of the computer. Below are the steps to clean the air vents:

Check the vents on the computer to see if they are covered with dust and not allowing heat and air to pass through
Turn off the System
Unplug the AC Adapter
Remove the Battery
Use Compressed Air to blow the dust out of the vents

Note: Please use compressed air can. When using compressed air can, use the can according to the directions on the side of the can as you can cause damage to the computer if used incorrectly.
The latest BIOS available for this system model is A12. Here is the link http://dell.to/TDQ2yN .
Note: Before updating BIOS please ensure that: *Battery is 10%> or >10% charged *Battery charger should be connected *No external devices (flash drives, printers, external hard drives) should be connected. *All other programs should be closed and documents saved
Alternatively, check the CPU usage of the computer. To check the CPU usage:

Right click on the taskbar, choose ‘Start Task manager’
Click the "Performance" tab. In this screen, the first box shows the percentage of CPU usage 
Then click on ‘Processes’ tab, click on ‘CPU’ tab once and check for the application with the maximum CPU usage. 
Right click on that application (make a note of the process) and click &lsquo... Read more

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U use a Dell Inspiron 15 7000 series 7547 ultra book. I noticed a slot for GPU. Can i add the AMD GPU provided by Dell ?

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After many months biding my time I have just embarked upon upgrading my Portege Z930-11G to Windows 8 Pro.

Largely this has gone to plan with the exception that after running the Toshiba Upgrade Assistant I've lost the Fn key display and about half the keys no longer seem to function at all.

The only key I ever used routinely is the Fn+F8 option to turn WiFi on/off.

So now I cannot enable the WiFi on the machine.

There must, surely, be a mean to do this but I can't find it. Does anyone have a suggestion? I'm OK for now as I have a wired LAN in the house but once I get out on the road I'm going to struggle without WiFi.

Before running the upgrade assistant the Fn key brought the key display up across the top of the screen and I surely wish I'd turned WiFi on at that point.

The Fn key utility offers very little control of the Fn keys. It does not offer the ability to do anything other than disable five on screen notifications for keyboard backlight, power plan, touch pad, cursor overlay and numeric overlay.

All help gratefully received.


A:Portege Z930: Loss of Fn keys after Win 8 upgrade - cannot turn WiFi on/off

> So now I cannot enable the WiFi on the machine.
First of all you can enable and disable the WiFi using function key but you can also enable the WLan in Windows 8 settings
Win key + C -> Settings -> Change PC settings -> Wireless

Now you can use the wireless devices slider to enable or disable the WLan.

But to get the FN key working you have to install the +Toshiba Function Key Utility+ for Win 8 and +Toshiba System Driver+ for Win 8

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I need to Dual boot my acer. I followed the instructions on UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows to create a uefi boot usb drive. I then go into Advanced start up to boot from usb drive.

It starts loading but then hangs on "Starting Windows" I then try to load it through windows 8 and it starts loading copies all files the restarts and the the same thing.

Any idea?

A:Windows 7 Dual boot on Acer S3-391 Ultra Book

I would try creating the flash drive again, but no guarantees.

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A:Solved: toshiba Satellite P750 will not turn on

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I was having problem with amd graphic driver update it would not able to install display driver so i reinstall windows 10 and it worked and after then i tried to update amd display driver it started having same problem so i dled the latest windows 10 from Microsoft and did reinstall but during reinstallation after getting ready it reboot and stuck at hp logo forever.
I tried hard start nothing happen same stuck at hp logo i did diagnosis of hardware all stated passed did chksdk r .
It couldn't load into safe mode also and just stuck at hp logo.
Tried refresh but it say failed .
I can't lose my files cuz my whole semester work is in there and I have to submit my project next week. I need a Big help.

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Hi all =). I'm getting a computer made with a 450w power supply. I'm getting a Geforce 6800 Ultra at least, but the company recommends a 480w supply for this card. I've heard of people having problems with their power supply not being able to cope with this card, but I don't know exactly at what power their power supplies ran. Will I run into any problems with the power supply I'm getting, or should I upgrade to 480w or more?

Don't know if you need this information also, but I think this may also effect my power supply:

Asus K8V SE Deluxe Motherboard
Athlon 64 3400+
1.5 GB pc3200 DDR Ram
120 GB HDD

Also heard that AMD uses less power than Intel or something...sooo I was thinking that perhaps my graphics card will not be affected as much because of this...but dunno. Help would be greatly appreciated =D.

A:Regarding Geforce 6800 Ultra, Ultra Extreme, or Asus v9999 Ultra Deluxe

One, Use a title once.

Two, nope nVIDIA GeForce 6800 families or newer REQUIRES 480w of psu minimum, PERIOD. it is not matter how much watts amd or intel uses, what you means that you must have 480w or higher to have GF 6800 working properly.

Recommendation, get ATI Radeon 9600XT or 9800XT, they merely used up less than 350w.


You will get better games or things out of ATI instead of nVIDIA due to power usages

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A:Net Book won't turn on

Halo3recon said:

I was playing a game that i bought. I got bored and quit the game. Then i turned it offf. An hour later the net book won't turn on. I tried taking out the battery and the AC plug and holdong the power button. My Netbook is a EEE PC 1000HD Plz Help T_TClick to expand...

What exactly happens? Any lights light up?

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Dear Customer, Please go through the belwo document to run the Battery Health Check:http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c04355990 NOTE: After getting the results please Contact HP Technical Support over the Phone for further assistance without any delay to get your Notebook diagnosed and serviced by an authorized HP Certified Engineer as its in WARRANTY.    Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee   

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A:Spilled soda on yoga 11e chrome book. Now the red thinkpad light keeps blinking and it won't turn on

Thee quick answer is "no".  Liquids are not good for electronics, and the worst liquids are soda and coffee

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I have a toshiba satelitte m115 with windows xp and it won't load/turn on all the way. It gets to the first loading screen with the logo and such on it and the little blue loading bar at the bottom will load about 2/3 of the way and then stop and not load anymore and will just stay at that screen. It is fully charged and I have tried to restart it but it keeps happening.

A:Toshiba won't turn on

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I got a Toshiba Satellite A100/105 Series S4334 computer that when I turn on, nothing shows up. Complete black screen. I unplugged, took out the battery, held the power button for over 20 secs, replugged, reattached the battery, and still doesn't work. I'm thinking it's the motherboard, any suggestions?

A:Toshiba won't turn on

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Hi, I have had a Toshiba Satellite A665 for a few years now and have had no major problems up until now.

The first thing that happened is it would shut down randomly while I was using it. I turned it back on a few times and it worked for a while (maybe a few hours) before I noticed its next symptom. I had it plugged into the AC adapter and I started noticing it would only charge for 36 seconds at a time (yes I timed it) and then stop. If I unplugged it and plugged it back in it would work for another 36 seconds.

I then noticed that even though it was plugged in the battery indicator said 0% and not charging. Then it shut off again and I haven't been able to start it since. Now when I plug it in a white light just blinks repeatedly but nothing happens when I press power.

I have removed the battery, drained the power, replaced it, nothing. I have removed and reinserted the RAM, hard drive, and dvd drive, nothing.

Even worse, I put my hard drive in my other Toshiba Satellite, it booted once and now that one has THE SAME PROBLEM and won't start either. I am beyond frustrated and don't know what the hell's going on.

Thanks to anyone who tries to help...

A:Toshiba Satellite won't turn on

Not sure why your other Tosh wouldn't fire up but read on line about one guy who removed the battery for a short while with the AC cord plugged in and then put it back in.

This apparently resets the circuitry as it severs the memory from that battery and the computer "thinks" it's getting a new battery.

If your Tosh is modern enough to have a recovery partition, will it boot up into recovery mode by tapping F8 on boot up or clearing the BIOS may help (?)

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My uncle has a toshiba laptop. He hates the touchpad, but can't figure out how to disable it. He uninstalled the software, but it still works. Does anyone know how to turn off a toshiba touchpad? Please Help! Thanks.

A:Toshiba Touchpad won't turn off!

Try going through Device Manager to see if it is listed. If it is, right click --> disable.

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Hi Everyone,

My Toshiba C50-B suddenly stoped to turn on after not using for 5 days.
If I plug in to power, charging LED is lighting red for 5-6 seconds only. At that time it is not booting, fan is not going and screen was black.
Same situation was occured when I pressed power button.
If I remove the battery, charging LED lights on white, but when I push power button, nothing is happening.
I tried to solve it through forum advice (removing battery, holding down power button for 30 up to 60 seconds) but this made no difference.
Without plugged in power cable, even indicators are not lighting.

So can anyone suggest how to fix it? (Unfortunately there is not any official Toshiba Service Center in our region, Uzbekistan).

Thanks in advace.

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Hey.. My Toshiba lap top has its charging and charged lights working.. But I hit the power button and it starts to boot up, but after ten seconds or so, it just caves.. Don't think its the battery or a/c.. Since its only two, three years old.. Please help!!

A:Toshiba will not turn/stay on..

battery can last 1 yr worst case so 3 yys old is good going, try power button with it connected to mains adapter? any good?
laptops are awfull for damage to the power socket, local lappy hospital to repair the socket is @ 25 to 50
take battery out , replace check the terminals

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okay, well, i wasn't there when it actually happened but my mom told me exactly the problem.
So, my mom was just sitting there using my laptop, and then it just shut down automaticly. No lights were on and the whole laptop stopped making that low buzzing noise. She tried to turn it back on but it just wouldn't turn on.
would you guys have any idea how to turn it back on???

A:Help! My Toshiba Laptop Won't turn On!!!!

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I was using a Toshiba Satellite L505D-LS5007, i went to the kitchen and when i returned the laptop seemed it shutdown by itself so my thought was that windows shut down because low battery, but when i tried to turn it again after AC power was connected it won't turn on, except CAPS LOCK key, AC power and power lights are green, nothing else, no fan, no screen. When press the power i can hear the hard drive that try to spin once or to power up, but quickly turn off or at least won't power up properly.

I tried removing the battery and pressing for 60 seconds the power button, but didn't help.

A:Toshiba laptop won't turn up

If lights are on hardrive is spinning then it might be not that bad..
Maybe your display is out. Try to turn on the computer and and do what you really do like enter a hdd password or something like that that will get you to windows login.. And try to look at the screen closely.. Without lcd light things are also visible.. If you see things then your lcd is gone if nothing is visible then try to connect your laptop to external output by vga or hdmi to check graphics unit is ok..

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I'm sorry if I put this in the wrong place but please answer my question my toshiba NB 500 won't turn on. I clicked the on button and th green power button is on but the screen is blank
Plaes please please help

A:NB500 toshiba won't turn on

take the power adapter off and remove the battery now hold the on button on for 60 seconds - see if that helps

also try
as the PC starts keep tapping F8 - a menu appears - choose
safemode - see if that works

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My daughter's year-old Toshiba Satellite A135-S2246 laptop was working fine. Although it has what we believe to be a good battery, she keeps it plugged into the a/c adapter to the wall supply. It went into sleep mode at night, but when she tried to wake it next morning, it was stone dead. No indicator lights, no beeps, nothing.

I have a theory that the problem may be due to a bad a/c adapter that let the battery drain and not recharge. If that's the cause, I'll simply replace the adapter.

If that's not the problem, it's probably something inside related to power supply. I've looked online for a downloadable troubleshooting/repair manual, with no luck. I've opened other laptops, but never a Toshiba. How difficult will it be to open it? Any special tricks or tips?

Any ideas where I could view a manual that describes dis-assembly?

Also, if the battery is totally dead or removed, will the computer run on the a/c adapter alone?

Finally, if I'm able to open the computer, any suggestions as to what I should look for? Could there be an internal fuse or circuit breaker?

Any help would be very much appreciated. Thanks.

A:My Toshiba laptop won't turn on

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SOS! I was working on my Toshiba Satellite A105 computer last night without the power cord and shut down as usual. I remember I had about 1 hr. battery life remaining. I went to boot up this morning and it was dead........no lights on the comp anywhere. I took out the battery and replaced it, still nothing. I plugged in the power cord, still nothing. I can't imagine what could have happened from last night until this morning. Please help!

A:My Toshiba laptop will not turn on

take the battery out and the power adapter lead
hold the power button on for 60 seconds
put the battery and power adapter back
see if PC will turn on now

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I just purchased a Toshiba Laptop model Satellite M305-S4907 and it will not turn off! I do the proper steps: go to the start menu and go to shut down... but as soon as it shuts down (it appears to be shutting down normally), it suddenly starts back up again and then I get the screen that "my computer was not properly shut down".

I tried turning off the laptop from safemode and there isn't a problem. I don't know what this means.

Any help would be greatly appreciated.


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Hi guys, back after a few months away from this great site/forum.

I have a question regarding the CHAINTECH VNF4/Ultra Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 Ultra ATX AMD Motherboard I was searching all over the web but can't seem to find out if this motherboard will support the new AMD 64 X2(dual core) 939 CPU? It says it supports the AMD 64 & 64 FX CPUs, but what about AMD 64 X2(dual core) 939 CPU?

If anyone here can help me out, I'd be grateful. Thanks.

A:CHAINTECH VNF4/Ultra Socket 939 NVIDIA nForce4 Ultra ATX AMD Motherboard

Most nForce4 based motherboards support such CPUs but not all of them do so out-of-the-box. Make sure to have a motherboard from the latest production batch. If not, it might be handy to have a single-core to flash the BIOS in case it doesn't want to power up with the dual-core one.

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We have a Toshiba Satellite laptop (a85-s107), about 3 years old. We've never had a problem with until now. We plug it into the power oulet, and out of the 4 lights on the front, only one turns on (usually 2 turn on). The one that turns on, is the power adapter singnifier. When I press the on button, nothing happens. NOthing at all. We can assume that's its not the harddrive, because then we'd get some kind of disk error. If it was the battery, it should still work when using the adapter, no? So what could be causing this?

all help is appreciated, thanks

A:Toshiba laptop doesnt turn on.

A few quick questions to make this a little more complete: (1) Does the computer turn on with just the battery installed? (2) Does the power adapter charge the battery? (3) Have you tried turning it on with just the power adapter (no battery)?

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Does anyone know where i can download the Toshiba utility to turn on the TPM on a Z40 C series please.


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