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    Question Dual X5660 no post

    Hello, I have two X5660s and a Tyan s7012. I had some issues getting it to post but was able to get it to post with a single X5660 installed. When I install the second, the system fails to post. I have updated the bios to the most recent revision. A green light blinks near the second cpu...
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    Question Un-usual Power Cycling After Motherboard Swap

    Hello all! Thank you for viewing in advance, as the title states I'm having an un-usual series of events after a motherboard swap and can't seem to find a thread similar enough to fix my problem as well. I will start with the problem I ran into and the troubleshooting that led me to a new...
  3. Alxuz

    Question PC not POSTing

    My computer has run into an issue. It stopped working entirely overnight, the display completely glitching. I restarted and the PC got into an on-off loop. Eventualy i unplugged a case fan that wasnt running and it turned on, only to begin beeping. The motherboard is a Gigabyte B150M-HD3 DDR3...
  4. Malkavia

    Question New i5-4690 won't post?

    I recently ordered an i5-4690 to upgrade from my i3-4130, to go with my ASUS H81M-PLUS mobo and it just won't boot for some reason. The fans come on, the pc keeps running fine but there's just no signal to my monitor and also no beeps from the pc. However, when I reinstall my old cpu, everything...
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    Question VGA LIGHT ON NO POST

    Just built my first pc and I’m not getting a post, pc will turn on fine apart from one rgb Corsair fan and the VGA white light is on on my rog motjerboard how do i fix this
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    Question Pc won't post after little water spillage

    Hi, Let's start off by saying I'm dumb for having a water bottle next to my PC. Now onto my issue. I knocked my water bottle off my desk onto my PC's top vent and water spilled into it, it was a little bit but I panicked and shut the power off from the PSU. After a few minutes I thought hey...
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    Question PC will boot up when using ryzen CPU, but not athlon 240

    So I am in the midst of building my friend a computer, using an RX 570, an athlon 240ge, and 8GB of ram, on an asrock b450 hdv r4.0 mobo. however, we couldnt get a post when we powered it on. I have verified that the all of the parts in the system worked, by switching out the athlon for my ryzen...
  8. Thiede

    Question Need Urgent Advice for PC not working!

    hello so ever since plugging in a line in from speakers into the motherboard I have had trouble with my pc. Starting it lights up the pc however its black and wouldn't turn on I replaced the motherboard and had that done professionally. My specs are an i7 6700 non k and a gtx 1060 16 gb of ram...
  9. Chrispiano

    Question Asus p5q pro turbo not posting

    Hi All, Before I start, system specs as follows: MoBo: Asus p5q pro turbo CPU: Intel something (Haven't taken off the cooler to check) RAM: Kingston KVR800D2N6/2G (x2) (DDR2) GPU: nVidia gts 250 1GB PSU: Corsair TX750W HDD: Seagate BarraCuda 1TB 7200rpm I've built a few PC's in my time and was...
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    Question PC will not enter POST, possible motherboard failure?

    Specs: Mobo: Asrock Fatal1ty Z87 Killer CPU: Intel i5 4670k GPU: Gigabyte GTX 760 PSU: OCZ ZT 650 watt RAM: 2x 4gb GSkill Ripjaws X HDD: Seagate 1tb OS: Windows 7 So this is my dad's pc I built for him a few years ago, and recently my dad tried turning his PC on for the day and it would power...
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    Question How to diagnose a dead PCI-E slot

    My PC broke down a few months ago and I'm just getting around to repairing it. When it broke I had a "GTX 750 TI" that I bought off of Ebay and it turned out to be a GTX 550 TI. Well that was when things went south... the computer refuses to post and I was thinking it was the RAM, the...
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    Question System Wont Post

    Hey everyone, been pulling my hair out over my system recently so I've come the forums for some suggestions. The short back story is that I came home the other after being away for the weekend and turned my pc on, all was fine. Left it idle for a while then came back to turn it off. A few hours...
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    Question HP no POST

    I've seen a lot of weird things in my time, but none quite this strange. I'm working with an HP Pro 3500. It doesn't POST immediately, and sometimes not at all. What I've tried: Re-seating and swapping memory - used known-good RAM changed CMOS battery and checked voltage - reading 3.17V used...
  14. Zomb0matic

    Question Computer turning on but no display/ USB power

    Before I continue, here are my specs: i5 6500 B150M Mortar 2x4GB HyperX RAM GTX 1070 ZOTAC Seagate 1TB HDD Kingston 120GB SSD I was updating a lot of drivers using a program yesterday night then restarted my computer. The BIOS showed that it was updating. I left the computer for a while to...
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    Discussion GIGABYTE x470 Gaming 5 - VGA System Error Light

    Hey Everyone, Im dealing with a issue where I am not getting any signal sent to my monitor, and my computer is failing to POST. At first, I got a CPU motherboard system error light. I reseated the CPU and fan, and that error light went away. After fixing the CPU error light, the motherboard...
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    Question Computer turns on but won't display, rgb keyboard and mouse don't light

    Hi, I used my computer before going to work and when I returned I encountered this weird problem. Computer has never given me problem for years and this suddenly this happens out of the blue. My rbg liquid cooler, graphics card and motherboard lights up and the fans run but my keyboard and...
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    Question Magnetized LED light strip fell on my pc while at work, ran fine before but now won't send signal to Monitor

    Title. PC ran fine before work but when I came home I found a magnetized LED strip at the top of the case had fallen and was resting on Graphics card. I have the x299 mobo with a 1070TI and 2 8gb sticks of RAM. I went through the basic troubleshoot for when PC won't POST, but that did nothing. I...
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    Question black screen, no POST, becoming suspending... CMOS battery?

    weeks ago I was using my laptop normally when it decided to suspend. I turned on again with keyboard and as soon as I typed the PIN code, it decided to suspend again. a more couple of times of this and my laptop started to don't turn on. in the next day, at morning, I was able to turn on my...
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    Question Attempted installing video card, computer won't turn on anymore

    Recently I bought an Nvidia GeForce GT 710, and tried installing it into one of my computers, a Dell Optiplex 755. Once slotted, POST failed with 6 long beeps, with a short pause between the 4th and 5th (video card failure?) but diagnostic lights 3 4 (Memory subsystem configuration failure?)...
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    Question Adding RAM to slots 3 & 4 = no BIOS

    I bought extra RAM for my motherboard and it appears that putting any of the sticks in slots 3 & 4 (2 furthest from CPU) will prevent me from reaching BIOS. the two sticks i already had installed were Corsair Vengeance DDR4 8GB 3000Mhz The new sticks are Corsair Vengeance DDR4 8GB 3200Mhz MY...