System Board Failure Message

By davecm19
Nov 10, 2004
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  1. i have a new compaq slimline 5300 after first boot it came up with a message SYSTEM BOARD FAILURE and wont do nothing now. douse anyone have any idea what is wrong and how to sort it your help is very highley apresheated.

    Regards Dave :hotouch: :grinthumb
  2. young&wild

    young&wild TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,268

    Sounds like a motherboard failure out of the box. I would highly recommend you to call Compaq Customer Support or the shop where you got this pc to get the product RMA'ed.
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