fail boot

Forum discussion tagged with fail boot.
  1. Mr72

    Question Pc shows no life after cpu switch

    hi, i was using an Amd A6 6400K and switched to an Athlon 760k, after switching, i connected everything back on and hit the power button, it suddenly started and shut down right after, then i tried to power on again but got no video (yes, the bios was set to use PCI graphics), so i decided to...
  2. _yogul

    Question I just build my first pc, need HELP A.S.A.P

    I just build my first own PC, i use R3 4350G, with gigabyte A520M DS3H, Trident Z RGB ram, and some cheap brand case. After i finish the build, i turn on the PSU. And the memory RGB turn on, when i click the power button, it do nothing, but my case fan and cpu fan turn on for split second...
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    Question PC lights up for a second then turns off. New Motherboard, CPU and RAM

    System: MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk Motherboard AMD Ryzen 3700x CPU Crucial Ballistix 16 GB DDR4 3600Mhz RAM GTX 1060 6GB Graphics Card Power Supply is 450 W Corsair CP-9020049 VS Series I just finished setting everything up and it flashes on and turns off. EDIT It powers on, the cpu is running and...
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    Question Gigabyte Aorus Z390 Pro Wifi rev 1.0 Corrupt Bios?

    So I just got my new PC build up and running, and I decided to follow the advice of many PC experts to update the motherboard's bios. Little did I know that this was a risky process (despite numerous warning in the Gigabyte @bios software), I attempted to flash my Bios. Now, I did this, and it...
  5. t4rundotexe

    Question PC refuses to boot with 2 sticks of RAM!

    Hello everyone, This is my first time posting to this forum. I built a PC a few months back, and as the title suggests, my computer does not boot when I insert both the sticks of RAM. My Specs are :- Ryzen 3200G Asus ExA320M Motherboard HyperX Fury 2666Mhz DDR4 Memory (2 sticks of 4gb) Asus...
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    Question New pc won’t boot using xmp...

    Built my first pc in a long time. The system booted fine until I changed my ram speed by applying DOCP to get advertised ram speeds... They are on 2132mhz by default and should be 3600mhz. I left everything else on auto and haven’t overclocked any other component. I ran memtest86 on the default...
  7. B

    [SOLVED] Two SSDs failed within a year. SSD, PSU, or Mobo issue?

    A while ago my computer's aux SSD failed and was causing boot errors. The computer wouldn't boot with it, so when I unplugged it and ran the other drives, windows started perfectly. I contacted Samsung for their RMA, got a refurbished 850 EVO 1TB, reinstalled everything, and got it to work for a...
  8. AbnormalMatrix

    [SOLVED] Installing Windows 10 on HP Proliant DL380 G5 Server?

    Hi, I am trying to install Windows 10 on my spare server (HP Proliant DL380 Gen 5). However I keep running into issues. I have heard that for motherboards with dual sockets I need Windows 10 Pro. I have tried making a bootable USB (Windows To Go) With Rufus to make sure that it will work before...
  9. J

    Question Upgraded SSD; now motherboard appears to be dead

    This is an odd situation that crosses topics (storage, motherboards, general strangeness) and I'd appreciate some ideas. Yesterday I fitted a new SSD (primary drive) to my desktop - it's a Samsung 860 EVO. I swapped out the old SSD and used the same SATA and drive power cable. Initially things...
  10. S

    Question Gift CPU not working

    I was gifted a unfinished project. It’s a cooler master rc 830 case with a P8P67 Pro board. One of the ram slots has a busted clip and the CPU led is red. The processor doesn’t get hot at all with or without fan connected. I have a graphics card that I know works connected. No video at...
  11. L

    [SOLVED] Trouble adding an SSD to my rig.

    SO finally after 2 years I decided it was a good time to add a SSD to my rig. For a task that seems so simple it has caused me such a headache. I still am struggling to decide which cloning software to use but right now I am trying to Acronis True Image WD edition which I found purely from the...
  12. Question (Perplexing) Windows and Linuxes often fail to boot on my 2009 HP 8730w laptop

    I have posted this question on 'TomsGuide forum', a while back, a year ago, but I haven't found any good answer/solution for it. https://forums.tomsguide.com/threads/perplexing-windows-often-sumtimes-failed-to-boot-while-linux-mostly-boots-fine.447955/ Sorry if I double posted (I hope I won't...
  13. [SOLVED] New PC build keeps rebooting after bios - not booting from hdd nor USB

    Finally got my new pc going (after 2 years of building it) and installed windows 10 pro on it via Win 10 bootable USB. Everything went fine. Installed drivers, nvidia drivers, motherboard drivers and software, corsair and thermaltake software, rebooted several times after updates. All working...
  14. alhartl

    [SOLVED] Motherboard lights up, but power button unresponsive and fans don't turn on

    I have recently built my first new pc and I encountered a problem where my mother board light only comes on, but cpu and case fans do not spin. My specs are: mobo: b450 f strix cpu: ryzen 2700x ram: corsair vengeance 16 gigs 3000 psu: NZXT 550w bronze storage: 500 gb I have tried searching and...
  15. R

    [SOLVED] PC Won’t post

    Hi guys new here. Had my PC about 6 years or so now and turned it on yesterday, it blue screened and sprang into the automatic repair mode but failed. I started it up again and it booted into windows but very slowly (took about a minute to login) and the CPU temps were above 100C. I shut it...
  16. K

    Question New System Build not posting to BIOS/No Signal

    Hi All, I've just bought a whole new system (Except the Case, PSU & HDD's/SSD) The Specs are as below Ryzen 5 3600 ASUS ROG STRIX X470-F Gaming Motherboard Corsair CMK16GX4M2B3000C15 Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4 3000 MHz C15 XMP 2.0 High Performance GTX 770 (currently waiting for...
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    Question Graphics card, RAM, other failing?

    So my computer has been having some serious issues lately. I've done some research and tried diagnosing myself, but can't say for sure what's wrong. All of these issues are somewhat intermittent. I built the rig and use it primarily for gaming and video editing. The most common one by far is...
  18. L

    Question How to detect dead CPU or motherboard

    Hello, I need help to detect if a CPU or motherboard is dead. I have tested the PSU on other system and works fin. The system with the problem sometimes boots for a minute or less and then it turn off (With the RAM). Some more times it just try to get on, no post picture or anything, it just...
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    Question Old-Build: PC not starting

    Hi friends, https://au.pcpartpicker.com/list/8BVNFt A couple of weeks ago, my PC started intermittently being unable to boot with increasing frequency. When that occurs, the case fans will spin, and the CPU fan will twitch once before failing to reach BIOS, and the PC will reboot itself again...
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    just cause 2 crash on startup not steam

    well i have just cause 2 and every time i open it it opens the screen goes black and it comes of pls help thanks in advanced