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I Replaced My Powersupply And Cpu Fan And Now It Won't Boot Up


After 30-1hr, find out that he keeps needing a flashlight NOT because the cords are behind a desk, but because power is out in his area. This information is super super helpful for anyone who would ever be in a similar situation. Sep 29, 2008 at 1:47 PM #7 xazraelx New Member Joined: Oct 23, 2007 Messages: 179 (0.05/day) Thanks Received: 10 System Specs Processor: i7 920 @ 3.5ghz Motherboard: EVGA x58 Cooling: permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]anonkorean 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(19 children)I recently finished building my computer (http://pcpartpicker.com/p/9Ptc4D). http://magicnewspaper.com/power-supply/powersupply-replaced.html

You can't experience EVERY single scenario for every single problem. Anyone has an idea of what is cousing the problem? Previous client wants some "small changes" Has the 9th Circuit Court been overturned 80% of the time? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Eiramasil919 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(3 children)Sure!

Computer Won't Start After Replacing Power Supply

asked 6 years ago viewed 58351 times active 7 months ago Linked 0 computer lights up but then nothing Related 3Computer won't turn on. Will run memtest86 soon after. Problems that can be replicated can also be easily diagnosed and resolved. I'm open.

Everything IS plugged in. I even unplugged the front audio/usb/esata connectors. Done. New Power Supply Turns On Then Off An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request.

permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Anaron 1 point2 points3 points 2 years ago(1 child)What are your specs? Power Supply Works Computer Wont Turn On Is there a standard I should be getting for an i5-4760? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]willza99 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(19 children)lol my bad. Mar 25, 2009 #5 MetalX TechSpot Chancellor Topic Starter Posts: 1,388 mailpup said: ↑ What about unplugging the power supply at the back and then holding in the case On button

That will significantly reduce the risk of static discharge. New Psu Computer Keeps Rebooting Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... On a 80 wire 40 pin cable usually the drive is set to CS (Cable Select) Make sure the proper end is on the motherboard and the drive. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]Dunder_Chief1[S] 5 points6 points7 points 2 years ago(2 children)We're all human.

Power Supply Works Computer Wont Turn On

permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(16 replies)[–]IRememberItWell 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)If its not the PSU solution suggested, check your PCI settings in the bios. Case power switch failures are the type of hardware that normally shows either DOA from day one, or intermittent after years of use. Computer Won't Start After Replacing Power Supply It look as if power surged for a moment and then just stopped. Replaced Psu Still No Power It took me FOREVER to figure that one out.

Pardon, but I don't think I quite understand what you mean. http://magicnewspaper.com/power-supply/powersupply-help.html You will unplug power from the wall, plug in ONE additional component, plug the power back in, and power on. Congratulations again! And he is welcome to be the repair man if he wants. New Psu No Power

I have found and am using Foner Books troubleshooting guides, but since the sum total of my knowledge is what I have found online I?m hoping someone can steer me in Check ALL of your connections, including the power cable plugging into the computer. The fan spins at full speed, it's only the light that doesn't seem to be working properly. It will continue to do this until I turn off the psu power.

Pick it up and hold it parallel to the ground while it's "on" of course. Psu Paperclip Test It boots up for like 2 seconds then everything shuts off again. If a component is physically defective, then the problem will return very shortly.

I walk in and just stand next to it, and everything works properly.

  • Got a story about that too.
  • I have no clue what's going on and it's driving me crazy.
  • After pressing on all the components and contacts, it still wouldn't start.
  • And the PSU put power to 9 fans, an 8800GT, 2 hdd, and 4 ram chips when I first booted it up...it just wouldn't post -.- But if you don't mind
  • Poor mans method: You can try to plug something else into the same plug you were using to ensure it is giving power.

If I'm not mistaken, HAL stands for Hardware Abstraction Layer. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldcontinue this thread[–]iwantout90 2 points3 points4 points 2 years ago(0 children)I will most likely need this guide for my first build. While I'm capable of building a PC from scratch by selecting compatible components and putting it all together, I'm only interested in hardware when I'm about to build a new PC How To Install Power Supply Thomas April 22, 2016 at 9:51 am # One of the things that helped me several times as an IT support worker is to unplug the power cable and keep the

They are there so that the motherboard screw-head contacts them directly and provides the ground connection to the case! Thanks for the info, hope it helps someone else with the same problem. I mean if you were careful I doubt you broke anything without realizing. hmm.Click to expand...

Since the motherboard kicks in power to the CMOS even before BIOS POST, there's no way to get a reading from it when the system has power. If I don't reply within 24 hours of your reply, feel free to send me a pm. I shit myself and then I wiped and showered. no need to have any repeat damage, if that's what you are dealing with here.

I tested the psu by hardwireing it, and the fans started running. Make sure not to miss our future articles and updates by subscribing for free via RSS or E-mail and automatically receive our future posts. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases But yes, the cpu fan is in the right place.

This should tell me if the board is dead or not. This can take anywhere from 30 minutes to overnight (yes overnight, more than once this has resolved the issue permanently). Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Sound familiar to anyone?

If power is out completely, those won't work as well.Check the power connection to the PC. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Dunder_Chief1[S] 0 points1 point2 points 2 years ago(0 children)TS Process A2.2: The Isolation Test. We reassembled the while thing about 3 times before we finally did the paper clip test.

Reply Martin Brinkmann April 22, 2016 at 9:23 am # I was a stuck power switch that prevented it from booting. I will try and take the entire computer apart tomorrow, and just plug everything back in again...and see where I go with that. >< I know these boards had some power Well, it does this odd thing: It powers up for about 5 seconds, maybe 4, then shuts down. It won't do initial video output to a monitor unless there are two of either DVI, VGA, or HDMI to the same monitor.

Got the new components, assembled, tested with the OCZ, no dice, slapped in cheap Corsair, booted beautifully. New power supply now pc won't start!!!