Computer Boot Problems

By Agenttuna
Oct 8, 2005
  1. Hey all,

    i have a small problem with my computer, :bounce: and it has something to do with booting i presume... my guess is the power supply. When i hit the power, the computer turns on for about half a second then shuts off(it doesnt even go through post... just starts up, then imediatly shuts off...) the computer when through some shipping, and got banged around, no hard drive problem.... and all the wires are plugged in right... i deffenatly think its the power supply though now...... any help would be appreciated..
  2. Agenttuna

    Agenttuna TS Rookie Topic Starter


    i went out and changed my powersupply... didnt work
    i got another cpu, since the cpu i have now, looks a bit scratched... didnt work...
    i got another motherboard.... and another cpu, it wont even start up now.....

    now im thinking.... wtf? lol
  3. skip69

    skip69 TS Rookie

    did you try to disconnect everythig but your viedo card & 1 stick of ram. Also try your ram in a diff. slot or swap out the ram w/anothe stick.
  4. Shadowrunner

    Shadowrunner TS Rookie Posts: 106

    Hmm, sounds like something shorting, did you make ANY changes at the time the problems started to happen?
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