building AMD sys, no beep no post

By hx279 ยท 4 replies
Nov 1, 2006
  1. I am trying to build AMD system with following parts
    Athlone 64 754 3000+,
    GA-K8U Ulim1689 motherboard,
    pc3200 512mb ram
    gforce fx 5500 AGP,
    new psu.

    I fixed all parts connect hard drive, monitor and turn on
    there was no beep, monitor is blank but both lights on front of case r on
    little LED on motherboard is on, all fans(psu, hitsink, graphic card) r on
    i can hear the hard drive spnning.
    i disconnect and reconnect all parts several times.
    i try to boot from cddrive but same thing
    i have 2 agp cards and i try with both noothing come up on monitor
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,679

    Try clearing the cmos! Your mobo manual will tell you how!!!!
  3. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 5,745   +14

  4. hx279

    hx279 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks for reply
    I did clear cmos and using one agp at a time.
    Is there anything wrong with mohterboard or processor
    how to test it , i dont have any other amd system
  5. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,679

    One wont work without the other, so there is no way of testing either without a spare of the other!!!!
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