Boot problem

Forum discussion tagged with Boot problem.
  1. R

    Question Did I short the motherboard?

    I was installing a new ssd in my system and right after I plugged everything in and powered the system up I pressed on the sata cable on my motherboard to make sure it is all the way in, but the entire system lost power in that moment and afterwards whenever I try to boot up the pc it goes on...
  2. F

    Question My PC takes hours to boot

    Hello everyone, I hope you can help me with my problem. I have an Optiplex 7010 SFF, with 4GB of RAM. The PC worked fine, but when I installed Windows 10 on the PC, I got a BSOD, it happens I think after the first reset and just before the creation of the user. The PC still works, but it can...
  3. 5Liter

    Question Installed new M2 SSD, old one with Windows now missing from Boot options

    I recently installed a new "Samsung 980 Pro M2 SSD" in my "X 570-E Gaming Motherboard", which resulted in my old "Samsung 970 Evo SSD" not being listed in the Boot options anymore. The only two options that are now being listed are the 980 Pro, and a drive (if I'm not mistaken), I'll have to...
  4. ADF16

    Question PC intermittent boot failure ?

    Hi,so my pc struggles to boot up(one day it works, another day it doesn't)all fans and leds are working fine but I can hear from the sound that when I press the power button the fans go on medium speed, then on max speed, then on medium again and repeat but it won't give me even boot screen. I...
  5. buggo

    [SOLVED] Installed Windows 10 to new ssd, can boot only in boot manager.

    Got a new nvme m.2 ssd and decided to put the os in that instead of my old and slow ssd sata. Installed a new version of windows flawlessly, and after rebooting to the ssd i get a "Reboot and Select proper Boot device or Insert Boot Media in selected Boot device and press a key " error. The only...
  6. n0tr1m

    Question Computer not booting (black screen) after a random black screen

    My computer is not booting at all after I got hit by black screen. So here's how it happened: I was on my way to play an online game with my friends on my PC. I joined the discord voice channel and turned my game on. Few minutes after launching my game, my second monitor was all black, followed...
  7. G

    Question PC won't boot, fans turn on, motherboard leds are off ?

    When I press the power button (both the one on the case and the one on the motherboard) nothing turns on. Then I press it multiple times, eventually the following happen: Sometimes the leds(on the cooler/fans/GPU) and the fans will turn on and off repeatedly and then, eventually, turn off for...
  8. M

    [SOLVED] Boot problem with new build

    Dear users, that's my first post in the forum and I sincerely hope you can give me a hand. I bought a custom build on a well-known online store that I use for work (Simulations and 3D Rendering). These are the main features: Case COOLERMASTER MASTERCASE H500M GAMING CASE Processor (CPU) AMD...
  9. KokoAkos

    Question Windows 10 won't boot from new SSD

    So I have ASUS FX503VD, and I bought Samsung 970 Evo Plus 500GB. Next to ssd, there is 1TB HDD. Of course I want to do a clean install to SSD, but I have some problem. When I install Windows 10 to SSD, it goes properly in the beginning, and the system reboot the laptop. After this, it doesn't...
  10. J

    Question Laptop boots only sometimes at random

    Hey! I have a weird issue. My Samsung 350V5C-S05CZ boots only sometimes. Like one of 10 times when I turn it on. Sometimes it boots 2times in a row and sometimes it doesn´t boot even after 20th time. When it doesn´t boot Leds turn on, fan is working, but screen remains black. It seems like...
  11. J

    Question Packard Bell dot s stuck on windows logo, hdd is not corrupted

    Hey! I have a weird problem I am battling for few hours. When I start my packard bell laptop and boot bios everything seems normal, but when I proceed to windows loading phase after like 3seconds laptop freezes. Windows recovery freezes too. Can´t access safemode either. I have read a lot of...
  12. V

    Question Bizarre power/boot problem

    Hi, I can no longer boot/power on my 7 year old core i5 pc. The other day it would not wake up from sleep, and now it will not boot at all. The CPU fan and power supply fan spins up, but the front panel LEDs do NOT light. The case fan (connected to the motherboard) does not spin. I have tried...
  13. X

    [SOLVED] USB keyboard not starting when PC does.

    Hello, I have a USB Corsair k70 RGB rapid fire keyboard that I've had for awhile. Recently the keyboard has started not fully turning on with the rest of my PC when I boot it up. My mouse and monitor both work, and the keyboard is receiving power because the number lock light lights up when the...
  14. S

    Question ~2012 MacBook white screen on boot

    So I have this problem where a MacBook doesn’t boot. It is stuck on a completely white screen. No logo or anything. It plays the startup sound, the old classic one that’s been on macs for ages, but it never goes further than that. I’ve tried everything I can find, but nothing has worked...
  15. notsomiracle

    Question GPU and CPU fan spin, no display after boot

    I ran into an issue with my PC today. It's been running fine, until I had to unplug the PSU cables from the components and later re-plug them. The fans were spinning and the LED on the mobo was on, but there was nothing on the screen (I did notice that the fans were running at more or less full...
  16. L

    [SOLVED] Why doesn't my pc post?

    Hello, For the last couple of days i haven't been able to use my pc because it doesn't post, I've been trying to find answers online but I can't seem to find people that have the same problem as I. So heres what happens when i press the power button: fans and leds turn on like on a normal...
  17. Mentalpig

    Question Hey guys, these past few days im trying to figure out what is wrong with my pc(boot problem)

    So it all started after i unpluged my dekstop pc from power supply and left it to sit for 24hours, after that when i turned my pc it boots up for like 20 seconds(black screen on monitor) then turns off for couple seconds and then boots up again(still black screen), i tried many different things...
  18. Jerry03

    [SOLVED] Laptop black screen after clean install Win8.1

    My Laptop: Samsung Notebook Serie 3 300E5C S04 Info: The Laptop has a broken screen so I need to connect a monitor or tv. Yesterday I started my Laptop and it worked. I can login and so on. Now i wanted to make a clean Win8.1 install or Win10 because this was the Laptop of my sis. But I wasn't...
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    [SOLVED] Issue with boot

    Hello, Last week I built a new pc. Here are the specs: MSI B450 Tomahawk MAX AMD Ryzen 5 3600 WRAITH with stock cooler be quiet! Pure Power 11 CM 600W Gigabyte 515GB SSD Asus GeForce GTX 1060 3g 8gb Crucial Ballistix Sport LT 2400MHz DDR4 Windows 10 Home When I power the pc on for the first...
  20. Kingjames445

    [SOLVED] PC won't boot with new rx5700

    First my specs.... Msi 790fx-GD70 Amd phenom II x6 1090t Corsair 4x4 gig ddr3 2x standard sata 7500rpm drives Corsair H115i cpu cooler 2x 200mm 2x 140mm 2x 90mm New EVGA 1000w g+ supernova. Upgrade from ultra 700w psu Hi So I just purchased an xfx rx5700 to upgrade from my Radeon hd 5670...
  21. JankaLV

    Question Pc dont boot

    Wen i turn pc on and wait litle bit then sameting shows up on screen and i can't fix it already asked help in other forums they seys change psu if that dont help change motheboard but that dont help me Image wat i see in screen
  22. Joselauro182

    Question b450m ds3h won't start with 4 ram sticks

    Hi everyone, I've visited tom's hardware for many years, always find the answer, that's why i've never registered before, but now I can't to find a solution to my problem. I recently upgraded my hardware because my last mobo was very old and limited to 16 gb of ram, so I decided to upgrade. I...
  23. jankyjs

    Question Pc dont boot

    Yesterday wen i go sleep i turn of my pc. At the next dey i turn on pc all work but on screen dont showing anyting. On motheboard VGA Led was on and that was all.
  24. Jan Denbert Dayot

    Bad HDD or Boot Virus?

    So my 2TB WD Blue HDD was in haywire and I was prepping it to be reinstalled with Windows 10. I went through the installation about 4 times, each time Windows said there was some sort of error. The last error code before the HDD...well, kind'a just 'R.I.P.', was error code "0xc0000098". I...
  25. X

    Question Ryzen 3700X Build - Double Check in Start!

    Hello, i'm having bit of trouble with my recent build: CPU: Ryzen X3700X MB : MSI MPG X570 GAMING EDGE WIFI Gaming Motherboard AMD AM4 Power Supply : EVGA 650 GQ 210-GQ-0650-V1 80+ GOLD 650W RAM: G.SKILL Trident Z Neo (For AMD Ryzen) Series 32GB (4 x 8GB) 3600 GPU: MSI GeForce RTX 2060 DirectX...
  26. M

    [SOLVED] GPU boot no signal ...sometimes

    Hi 2 all, I have a weird problem, my GPU is a AMD radeon R7 200 series, it works fine in every sense but.... sometimes when i shut down my computer , and i start it up after a couple hours i see no signal, computer boots fine, no beeping noises, its in windows i hear but no signal, i also see...
  27. R

    [SOLVED] My pc is stuck in boot

    I built a new pc and it’s stuck in boot. It worked in bios, then I tried to set up windows 10, but it’s stuck in a boot screen with the motherboard logo. What do I do? Details: I7-9700k, Gigabyte aorus xtreme z390, evga SuperNova g3 psu, seagate barracuda 2tb, Corsair vengeance lpx 2x 16gb, msi...
  28. K

    Question First time PC Build doesn't work

    Hi there, This is my first time building a PC, but i ran in some trouble. I ordered the following parts: CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 GPU: Geforce GTX 1660 OC 6G from Gigabyte MEMORY: SSD 500 GB 970 EVO PLUS M.2 NVMe MOTHERBOARD: Gigabyte B450M-DS3H RAM: 16 GB (1 stick) 3000-16 BX Sport PSU...
  29. N

    Question Ryzen 2200g boot issue

    Motherboard: Gigabyte B350 Gaming 3 ATX So recently I bought a 3200G for a low cost build but realized after 15 mins of trying to get it to boot that my bios version was updated to F31 and not the Ryzen 3000 supported F40 that I needed so returned it and got a 2200G instead but the same...
  30. R

    Question Windows 10 does not boot after AMD driver update

    Basically I had a problem initially where AMD settings wont launch and show an error message saying ‘No AMD graphics driver is installed, or the AMD driver is not functioning properly’ and it had also told me to install the AMD driver appropriate for my AMD hardware. So I went ahead and did just...
  31. R

    [SOLVED] Old guy needs help with boot problem.

    Hello, I'm not new to computers - my first one was a Kaypro in 1983 - but I'm not an expert by any means. I built my current computer about five years ago (Thanks PCPartPicker.com). I started with a Samsung 250GB SSD for boot drive plus a Samsung 1TB for everything else. Recently I swapped in a...
  32. B

    Question Booting problem on new hardware

    This weird thing started happening where the system boots and monitor disconnects. Things I have tried: Replacing gpu Replacing RAM Replacing processor Booting from Ubuntu instead of windows My system: Mobo: cpu: Ryzen 5 1600 Gpu: was rx580 testing now with r7 240 Ram: 16gb vengeance ddr4...
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    Question Windows 10 not loading, stuck on bios loop

    Hi everyone, I have a problem with my pc, everytime I turn it on it is stuck on the bios settings, after I exit it's stuck again - windows never loads. I can't do anything except go into bios.. I am sure it is not the boot load order, my hardrive is on the list correctly. I've reseted bios...
  34. Sm0kedMeat

    Question Freezing on boot screen

    New built pc, new hardware exept for gpu and psu. Cant get to windows installation, freeze right before on the board logo screen( where you can see small circle of dots for loading). I try taking pieces in and out, try different socket for ram, plug in my old hdd(freeze on windows loading screen...
  35. L

    [SOLVED] My PC stopped booting overnight, cpu is not posting

    Hey, I was just using my pc the last evening, turnd it off and today the motherboard LEDs are lighting up saying there is a cpu proble, the pc doesnt boot, monitor doesnt pickup image. It has this weird cycle, i have tried it, after every maybe 5 restarts the pc just does a quick restart...
  36. S

    Using a canon powershot sx 60 hs as a webcam

    Hello, I have recently been looking into to live streaming and decided i would need a face cam. i figured that the best quality would probably come from using my canon power shot sx 60 hs but when i plug it in it is not recognised by any of the programs that you can do this with and the HDMI on...
  37. J

    Can i add a gpu into this server for gaming? (I have a gtx 970)

    I have a friend who is willing to give me this server for a low price and i was wondering if i can add a gpu into this for gaming? Would i need to add a soundcard too? I have a gtx 970 if that would work. Link to the server...
  38. S

    Stuck in safe mode with cracked screen

    I have a Windows 7 netbook with a cracked screen so the display is completely inaccessible. I manually set safe mode as default startup from msconfig so obviously it won't restart to normal mode. I have an external monitor connected to my netbook but I don't believe it supports safe mode. I need...
  39. M

    Usb lcd controller options

    I have a ThinkVision LT1421 14-inch Wide Flat Panel Monitor fru number 03x7924 and I dropped it now the screen only shows lines was wondering what other 40 pin lcd screens any size are compatible with the usb controller or is there away to convert the 40 pin output to another format like vga...
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    Blizzard Plans 'StarCraft II' Unit, Economy Changes

    You can try an early version of the patch now before it arrives at the end of the tournament season. Blizzard Plans 'StarCraft II' Unit, Economy Changes : Read more