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Problem starting on new build

By heyscotttt
May 23, 2011
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  1. This has become a nightmare and need some help. This is my first ever complete build from scratch, I'm having problems once I hook computer up to power. I get fan power up for 1 second and blue leds light up for 1 second then nothing, no power or anything to system. system specs are as follows


    cpu:
    Intel i-5 2500k

    mobo:
    asus p8p67 r3 1155 atx

    ram:
    corsair 8gb 2x4 d3 1600 c9 dimm

    gpu:
    evga gtx 560ti max

    hd:
    seagate 1tb 7200 rpm

    psu:
    antex ea650 green 650w atx psu

    case:
    coolmaster cm690 II advanced atx
     
  2. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,926   +347

    Make sure the motherboard isn't shorting to the case. Although a few cases have built-in standoffs, did you use motherboard standoffs?
     
  3. treetops

    treetops TS Evangelist Posts: 1,897   +142

    Hope your cpu fan is on there snug, with thermal paste of course.
     

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