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Power cut to pc !

By ii-toe-ii ยท 4 replies
Nov 12, 2005
  1. Hi Guys

    My friend had a power cut in his street , he has two computers when power was restored one pc works another will not ? the power light comes on then goes off ,not sure what we can check ?

    yours

    ii-toe-ii
     
  2. pkroks

    pkroks TS Rookie Posts: 259

    check the Power Supply
     
  3. ii-toe-ii

    ii-toe-ii TS Rookie Topic Starter

    check the power lead ,anything to check my friend ?
     
  4. pkroks

    pkroks TS Rookie Posts: 259

    no, the Power Supply Unit, the thing that the power lead connects to on your computer. he could have had a surge and blew the power supply. if it smells like burnt dust or something then it probably needs to be replaced or checked out...
     
  5. ii-toe-ii

    ii-toe-ii TS Rookie Topic Starter

    ive checked the power supply when i move the power lead about gently the light flickers at the back of the pc i switch it off n on and the light comes on then goes off , so i tryed my lead same thing can the resulting power cut that he had damage his power pack supply ?

    thanks for the reply
     
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