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Find More Posts by freeview_mad 18-07-2007, 20:33 #8 Loobster Forum Member Join Date: Mar 2003 Posts: 11,503 I think you meant a wolf in sheep's clothing. Why weight matters click here2. What else could it have been?Click to expand... So the LED might use the 12V rail and if that works your LED will light up, but that doesn't mean the other rails are working. #15 No Limit, Jan http://magicnewspaper.com/power-supply/computer-power.html

Retired psu just in time... After the third loud POP my video started going with massive artifacts. you said yourself you turned it on and it worked but the monitor wasnt recieving data? 04-29-2009, 12:54 AM #8 Wrench97 Team Manager, GamingTeam Manager, Microsoft SupportTeam Manager, Hardware Last edited by er557; 10-15-2010 at 04:23. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2258642/computer-pop-turn.html

My Computer Popped And Turned Off

I bet a capacitor somewhere blew. Rochin View Public Profile Find all posts by Rochin (#3) Vood007 Master Guru Videocard: Too Processor: Yes Mainboard: Memory: Soundcard: PSU: Also 10-15-2010, 04:03 | posts: 783 Could be Posts: 1,560 Quote: Originally Posted by Computer I never went bang! (or pop ). Hopefully it didn't damage other components when it failed. __________________ All PC's are not the same.

It hasn't got the original psu or motherboard, so its not as bad as an emachines Technically its a sheep in wolves clothing freeview_mad View Public Profile Visit Posts: 11,428 Probably easiest to just buy a new PC. If you didn't smell anything I doubt something got blown. Computer Popped Then Died You would get the message that 'Key is already in use' and you were using a non genuine version.

Pill Monster View Public Profile Find all posts by Pill Monster Page 1 of 2 1 2 > « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Display Loud Pop Then Computer Shut Down Your disc drives should be OK. Choon say's this is the error, it won't boot into any other screen than this apparently.. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1729757/computer-pop-spark-cried.html Salt View Public Profile Find More Posts by Salt 18-07-2007, 21:13 #14 intheknow Banned User Join Date: Sep 2006 Location: Bristol Posts: 4,837 Quote: Originally Posted by Salt You

So the way the... My Computer Made A Loud Popping Noise And Wont Turn On Also, your power supply is a piece of crap, so it probably fried something. er557 View Public Profile Find all posts by er557 (#18) scheherazade Maha Guru Videocard: fullHDs Processor: sb-e water Mainboard: p9x79 ws Memory: 32 gig Soundcard: spdif 4x12" driver towers Maybe start turning off your PC when you're not there.

Loud Pop Then Computer Shut Down

Theme designed by Audentio Design. additional hints if thats the case its not the PSU. My Computer Popped And Turned Off That being said, I want to know what will I have to replace or buy because I heard the psu will probably affect the whole system if it gets burnt. Power Supply Pop Sound Give me a call when they start making jam too. #27 StarBob, Jan 20, 2010 (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Show Ignored Content Share This

Like us on Facebook ValveTime.net Recent Videos Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2015 XenForo Ltd. IPlayNaked View Public Profile Find all posts by IPlayNaked (#8) nvlddmkm Banned Videocard: EVGA GTX285 Processor: QX9650 @ 3.95 Mainboard: EVGA 790i SLI FTW Memory: 4g Pat Vip.DDR3 [email protected] Elder III View Public Profile Find all posts by Elder III (#7) IPlayNaked Banned Videocard: XFire 7950 1200/1850 Processor: Intel i5 2500k 5 Ghz Mainboard: MSI Z77A-GD55 Memory: 8GB So it could be a fuse, but popping sounds are generally exploded components - like on the motherboard. Psu Popped

dont go out and buy anything if you can avoid it yet. Like I said, I'm not familiar with PSU fuses, but if the fuse had blown, it wouldn't come on at all. #12 VirusType2, Jan 19, 2010 StarBob Tank Joined: Nov No here is the problem, everything appears to work normally, but my friend told me it could be the cpu since it is the only thing running strangely. Posting your PC specs will help us to assist you quicker and effectively. 11-22-2011, 08:24 PM #8 dai TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Jul 2004 Location: west australia

BTW, if I upgrade to a kilowatt PSU, will my 650va ups will still be compatible? Power Supply Popped And Sparked Hello! Did you even read the first sentence...

Pay particular attention to the capacitors on the motherboard.

I have seen larger ICs fail with a pop, where the only visible damage is a pinhole (which may need a magnifying glass or microscope to find). Monitor shows no signal. 04-30-2009, 05:01 PM #10 Wrench97 Team Manager, GamingTeam Manager, Microsoft SupportTeam Manager, Hardware TeamMicrosoft MVP Join Date: May 2008 Location: S.E. And not work again? #18 Vegeta897, Jan 19, 2010 No Limit Party Escort Bot Joined: Sep 14, 2003 Messages: 9,029 Likes Received: 0 Vegeta897 said: ↑ And how would that Power Supply Sparks When Plugged In I tend to agree with the first answer, this psu is 4 years old, been on 24x7, go figure?? @Elder III: I did not inspect visually, and saw voltages in everest,

An overcharged Capacitor could pop, do you overclock? If it has onboard or integrated video remove the card and hook up the integrated see if it works. __________________ BSOD Posting Instructions Power Supply and Selection How To Find Your what i did was switch the red switch thing located by the socket (next to plug the power goes into) to 115 v and it was normally on 230v and then Risk of fire is very real. -scheherazade Hehe..

I'm not sure though... The PSU will only give what the components are asking for, so if your backup worked before, it still will, until you add more powerful parts. I hope the floppy 1.44 died but I wasn't using it... When you plug in the new PSU take out the video card, hard drive, any fans, and even the ram.

I pressed the power button, but no LED indicators, nothing. A8M2N-LA http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...en&lc=en&cc=us I tried removing the video card already and it still doesn't respond. It shouldn't, but if the problem was on the video card, the computer should respond with the corresponding beep codes. so drop that moped crap of yours LOL Any smells, abhorrent behaviourisms of your machine, anything to go on?

I immediately turned off my computer then I smelt like something was burnt. alt,ctr,del dosnt work or anything. Better go and check that out! First some of my motherboard capacitors are tilted and not affixed to the motherboard (they feel unattached).

Assuming it is the psu, is it likely that any of the other components are damaged? Graphics card even? 04-26-2009, 05:55 PM #5 Rondey_Revenge Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2009 Posts: 26 OS: XP sp3 i thought he said he turned it on? It's mostly for me to test my skills, and I really didn't want to have to ask for help, but I can't figure this out for the life of me. guessing the cap surged the circuitry on the board.

If you can't, then it was probably the PSU. #4 Vegeta897, Jan 19, 2010 Hectic Glenn Site Director Staff Member Joined: Aug 8, 2004 Messages: 12,237 Likes Received: 160 Open Not interchangeable with ATX or miniATX.# Flex ATX: Even smaller than Micro ATX. Power Supply: 550 Watt Velocity Micro® Power Supply Motherboard: Intel® P55 chipset based mATX Motherboard with DDR3, PCI Express Processor: Intel® Core™ i7 processor i7-860, quad 2.8GHz cores, 8MB Cache CPU