Originally Posted by copiman
I have a A205 that has a bad ac adapter. Got another adapter. with the adapter plugged in, light is on, I try to turn on and the power light will light for a couple of seconds, then nothing. Will not boot. Took battery out and still have same problem. I was told this is common with the Toshiba laptops. Thought I would come here for advice.
I have had something abit like this before, Take battery out and unplug AC, Hold the power button for around 60 seconds to eliminate all static build up.
Plug AC in and test power up.
If successful, re-connect Battery.
Hope it helps!