How to Turn On a Microsoft Surface Device
Are you having trouble turning on your Microsoft Surface device? Don’t worry – it’s probably just a simple fix. Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to turn on your Microsoft Surface device.
Step 1: Check the Battery Level
The first thing you should do is check the battery level of your device. If the battery has run out, the device will not turn on. Plug in the device to charge it for at least 30 minutes, and then try turning it on.
Step 2: Press the Power Button
If the battery is not the problem, the next step is to try turning the device on by pressing the power button. The power button is located on the top edge of the device. Hold the button down for a few seconds, and if the device still does not turn on, try charging it for a while longer.
Step 3: Perform a Hard Reset
If the device still does not turn on after charging, you may need to perform a hard reset. To do this, press and hold the power button and the volume up button at the same time for at least 15 seconds. Then release the buttons and wait for a few seconds before pressing the power button again to turn on the Surface device.
Step 4: Check the Display
If the device seems to turn on, but there is no display on the screen, make sure the screen is not damaged or broken. Try connecting the device to an external display to see if the issue is with the device’s display. If the display is the problem, you will need to get it fixed or replaced.
Step 5: Reset the Device
If all else fails, you can try resetting the device to its factory settings. This will erase all your data, so make sure to back up any important data before resetting the device. To reset the device, go to the Start menu, select Settings, then Update & Security, then Recovery, and finally Reset this PC. Follow the instructions to reset the device.
In conclusion, turning on a Microsoft Surface device is not difficult. Follow these simple steps, and you’ll be up and running in no time. If you continue to have issues, contact Microsoft customer support for further assistance.