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Mobo wont turn off

By Smartmike ยท 4 replies
Mar 23, 2008
  1. I bought a barbone kit a while back from tigerdirect. I built the computer and turned it on. Runs fine then I hold the button down and nothing is shuting off. I reconnect everything on the mobo and still, it turns on and doesnt shut off. I even held the button down for over a minute. I have to turn the switch off in the back. Can anyone help?
     
  2. Acclamator

    Acclamator TS Rookie Posts: 261

    Does the front switch turn the machine on?
     
  3. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Posts: 5,308   +100

    What motherboard are you using?
     
  4. Smartmike

    Smartmike TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 49

    Yes it turns on through the front. The mobo PCChips A13G+ GeForce6100 Socket AM2 Motherboard
     
  5. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Posts: 5,308   +100

    Review page 12 of your motherboard manual and ensure that you have attached everything to your motherboard properly. You can download a copy of your motherboard manual here.
     
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