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RE: Alienware 14 Completely Dead

What was the solution? It looks like a capacitor overheated and failed. There are some technicians  who repair this type of problem offering their service on ebay. 

I have had a few computers over the years die this way. Most laptops are designed for operation in air-conditioned workspaces with temperatures less than 75F. Graphics intensive applications  produce a great deal of heat, often more than the internal fans and heat-sinks were designed  to handle.

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