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mobo turns on automatically

By Crick
Nov 4, 2006
  1. when power supply is plugged in =/
     
  2. cfitzarl

    cfitzarl TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,975   +9

    What? What do you mean?
     
  3. Crick

    Crick TS Rookie Topic Starter

    my pc just starts up automatically.. when i plug in the power supply.. the fan will be running and so on but theres nothing showing on my monitor. i have to unplug the power cord to shut it off.
     
  4. dmill89

    dmill89 TS Guru Posts: 475

    Unfortunately that is usually a sign of a dead motherboard. A short in the motherboard will oftain send the on signal to the powersupply even tough the powerbutton has not been pressed.
     
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