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  1. Sssb123

    Question PC won't boot after changing CPU and RAM (Damaged Mobo?)

    I recently switched my old CPU and RAM from AMD R5 1500X to R5 3600 and Corsair vengeance 2666 to 3200. However, after putting these components in my PC, when I turn it on all the fans spin, but nothing else happens. My monitor stays black and I can't get to bios or windows. I have access to...
  2. C

    [SOLVED] msi b450 tomahawk max wont enter bios but straight to windows

    hi everyone my msi b450 tomahawk max just got back from service center, since the warranty on the 3rd year, so i just got a free service not a full rma but i tried build outside the case and everything plugged like the it's should be, after i try to jumper the front panel it boot, no ez debug...
  3. [SOLVED] NVMe takes too long to POST + Problems

    Hello, everyone! First of all, I'm sorry if this is the wrong section, as I am not completely sure it's a storage problem or a motherboard problem. Anyway, I have recently bought new PC parts and I used them with an old SATA 3 SSD (a Kingston A400 of 480 GB) as my main drive, and I had no...
  4. S

    Question BIOS fail. No POST, No Beep. Power cycles

    I thought I updated correctly, I didn't. I have an ACER Aspire TC-780A with 24G DDR4 RAM. The computer powers on, the power supply fan initializes, the HDD initializes, there is no beep, no POST, no display, the CPU fan does not turn on. Then the computer powers off. It restarts on its own...
  5. Mrquell

    Question New GPU. System won't POST. Will post with old GPU

    I bought a 3070 FE today, sealed in box with reciept from Best Buy from a local seller on FB marketplace and I am so excited to have the GPU I've wanted for a year and a half. But, when I put the GPU in my PC, it wouldn't post. Specs: Ryzen 3700x Corsair 16x2 GB RAM B550I Aorus Pro AX Power...
  6. becominq

    Question System wont Post

    Hello Everyone, New system built but I cant figure out how to get a POST for the life of me and running out of things to try. PC Specs: CPU - Ryzen 5 5600 GPU - Palit GameRock 3070ti MOBO - Asus Rog Strix B550-F Gaming PSU - Corsair RM850x RAM - 32 GB G.Skillz Trident Z Royal 3200mhz (4 x 8...
  7. xMaciekMx

    Question MSI no display, no front panel lights, no usb

    Hi, I was installing new AIO today while I noticed something strange. First, I booted up and noticed that cpu temp in bios is exceeding 70 degrees. I checked and cooler wasn't touching surface of the cpu. I've adjusted motherboard mounted screws and find out that it finally makes contact and...
  8. BJDubb

    Question PC wont POST (VGA Light)

    Hi, My computer has stopped turning on recently, so I pulled it apart and tried to diagnose the problem. I got pretty far and eventually realised I needed a new Mobo. The old system was: i7 8700K 16gb 3400mhz Corsair Vengeance Pro Aorus RTX 2070 Super Asus ROG Strix Z370-H Mobo Antec 850W Gold+...
  9. Jakob Long

    Question Gigabyte GA-EP35-DS3L not posting/no display

    Hi, I have a Gigabyte GA-EP35-DS3L motherboard, an Intel Pentium E2180, 305 watt PSU, and nvidia GeForce 8400 GS. The system turns on, fans spin, but there is no display or post. I have tried clearing CMOS, I have tried different RAM sticks in different RAM slots, I have tried reseating the...
  10. S

    Question New PC Won't POST After SSD Firmware Update

    Specs: Intel i9-12900k NVIDIA 3090 TI FE ASROCK Z690 Taichi G.Skill Trident Z5 DDR5 64gb 6000mhz EVGA SuperNOVA G5 1000W Samsung 980 Pro (500GB OS) , (1TB) PC ran fine until I was prompted to update my 980 pros firmware through Samsung Magician. After my PC rebooted during installation it...
  11. elltree

    Question PC won't POST, new mobo, CPU & PSU ?

    Sooo few days ago i bought some parts. First launch fried both of my Ram stick's, but im quite stubborn and bought another one to check one more time and it lived. So i got static RED LED CPU, fans spinning but wont POST. Checked PSU it works in my old pc. CPU and MOBO dont have any signs of...
  12. M

    Question MOBO/CPU not correctly working after reapplying thermal paste

    Hello tom'sHARDWARE forum! So... For the record. I am not a newbie in Tech, but I've running out of ideas. Trying to research more on the forum, but all the ideas are simply not working. So for the first my Setup: Processor: intel core i7-9700K RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 4GBx4 (3600Mhz...
  13. Y

    Question Getting no post top pcie slot. red vga light. But works fine bottom slot pcie

    So basically my mobo ''died'' 2 months ago. First it had red cpu light, no display, then i shut my pc down via PSU button, and since then it wouldnt boot or even give a single fan spin, it literally acted like it wasn't plugged in power. Then I rmaed it, and they were fixing it for 2 months, and...
  14. Sinth3z

    Question Bent socket pins causing bootloop?

    Hey guys, I'm messing around with an old rig of mine and encountered something peculiar. I recently recieved an i5 3470 and wanted to swap said rig's cpu with that one. So here's the thing, the motherboard has a few bent pins on it but runs fine with the already installed cpu, whereas when I...
  15. A

    Question Pc wont BIOS after restarting while windows memory diagnostic

    Hi! i bought a new ram stick today, it was both working fine, but i wanted to be sure so i ran a windows memory diagnostic. it was stuck at 40%, 1 out of 2, so i thought it glitched and restarted my pc (hard reset) now my pc wont BIOS, (It posts), fans running but no bios. I think i messed...
  16. stain1011

    Question Tried everything and PC still won't post after months

    New here so don't kill me if I'm doing something wrong :P Anyways, I got a new processor for christmas and after installing it, my PC wouldn't post. Fans are running, lights are on, but no video signal. There is also no light in the power button, like there was before. I first tried putting...
  17. M

    Question A2/AE and green QLED, cant get to POST no matter what I try

    Hi, I'm trying to get my old PC to boot but all I can get are error codes A2 most of the time and once got AE then the green QLED is always showing. I built a new PC which is fine but my old one should be fine as I was using it up until I used my new one, the only thing that I have changed was...
  18. Tony1337

    [SOLVED] PRIME B560M-A Posts with a GTX 1070 but can't with an RX 580

    I recently tried to build a new PC with this set of hardware. i3 10100F Asus PRIME B560M-A Silicon Power 16GB DDR4 3200 Silicon Power 512GB m.2 nvme SSD corsair 550W PSU The system will post normally with a Zotac GTX 1070 8GB but can't with my XFX RX 580 8GB. I know these GPU's have worked as...
  19. H

    Question No power light - did I brick my mini-desktop?

    Hi all I recently tried to upgrade a Lenovo q190 for my dad. Its a ultra small form factor desktop. I consider myself pretty tech savvy and have built a few desktops, and have upgraded RAM/SSDs on many laptops. This was supposed to be a pretty simple upgrade. The case was easy to open, I did...
  20. Seerool

    Question Z590 Vision D : POST led lights ?

    Hi, I have just bought a Z590 Vision D motherboard and when I power on the system with cpu (with integrated graphic) , ram, there are no light coming on (not even a red light) but the cpu fan spin. I stripped CPU, RAM and fan and still no light and i am wondering if there are any post light at...
  21. stagefright

    [SOLVED] Games not Installing, System BIOS slow. Any Help Whatsoever Welcome!

    Hello Tom's Hardware forum! I'm in DESPERATE need of help regarding a completely bizarre problem Timeline of Events: While playing CS:GO, my keyboard disconnects and reconnects every 5-20 seconds. (Corsair K95) Later on, I get a Disk Write Error when updating games. I thought this may be a...
  22. Grimers

    Question Brief Flashing Underscore Just Before POST

    Hi all, I have an Asus ROG STRIX X299-E GAMING motherboard, which has the most recent BIOS version (3601). Whenever the PC boots up, a brief flashing underscore appears in the top left corner just before the splash screen of the POST appears. I've tried disabling all other drives, but the...
  23. poodledook

    Question WHEA_Uncorrectable_Error/No POST

    Hiya friends So this has been killing me for a while: I've been having this issue on and off over the past couple months. PC will run perfectly fine for long stretches, couple of weeks, no issues at all. And then at random it will blue screen with a WHEA_Uncorrectable_Error. When I get the...
  24. fantomsloth

    [SOLVED] RAM channel B is not working?

    Hi all! I recently had to get a new motherboard and reused my previous parts. I noticed that the PC will only POST (might use this term wrongly, what I mean that everything lights up, fans are spinning, but I don't even get to the BIOS screen) if I have memories in channel A. I originally have...
  25. LongEqualsStrong

    Question PC won't boot

    I got home and tried to turn my pc on but the fans and lights powered for a second then went off. I've been trying to fix it and have gotten to the point where now when I plug my PC into the wall and flip the wall's switch the PC tries to power on by itself (doing the LED and fan spin for a...
  26. R

    Question Gigabyte GA-X99-SOC Champion rev 1.0 no post

    I am a uni student in digital arts, my machine is my most important tool and it's motherboard fried to a short, code FF. So I got the above stated replacement board in the used market from a reputable seller who provided proof that it functions correctly. My cpu is a Xeon E5 2660 V3 (stated by...
  27. Z

    Question PC not POSTing after GPU bios change

    I flipped the bios switch on my GPU during the PC's operation. The PC turned off and back on but since then it isn't posting. Nothing was shorted, I reset the CMOS, reseated ram, checked the PSU, reseated the CPU, unplugged all devices, tried to run off integrated GPU without GPU, ... The GPU...
  28. B

    Question PC has very long POST during startup ?

    I have noticed recently that dispite my BIOS time being set to 2 seconds. When the PC boots it will sit on the post screen for several seconds before moving on. I have my OS on a M.2 SSD. The LED's on my Mobo during startup quickly flash Red on CPU, then orange on DRAM, and then green on boot...
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    Question BIOS/POST is suddenly slower, taking around 20 seconds ?

    As soon as i pressed the power button, i would see gigabyte bios screen for 2-3 seconds and windows screen for 2-3 seconds. But now suddenly my bios/post screen takes around 20 seconds to load. But windows screen loads in 2-3 seconds My Build : Gigabyte B550m DS3H, Ryzen 5 3600, Zotac Nvidia...
  30. A

    Question Ryzen 9 5900X with ROG Strix X570-E Gaming - new PC build does not start - red LED keeps blinking

    Just put together a new system. AMD Ryzen 9 5900X ASUS ROG Strix X570-E Gaming Corsair CX 750M PSU (750 W) Sabrent 1 TB NVMe SSD 2 X 16GB Corsair DDR4 RAM Corsair 4000D Airflow case However, nothing turns on when I press the power button. All that happens is the red LED light next to the...
  31. L

    [SOLVED] Help please somone anyone. Pc dose not turn on

    So I bought a NZXT Kracken x73 rgb AIO I decied to install it today I shut the ps down shut tge power supply off unplugged everything the pc, I made sure to not shock the pc with static and I installed to new aio I button everything up and I turn the pc on and nothing happens, psu fan not...
  32. wobbleidz

    [SOLVED] Unable to get into bios settings on MSI MAG Tomahawk Z690 WIFI DDR4

    Hi, I just build up my new system and I can't seem to be able to get into the bios settings. I've tried resetting CMOS, tried only keyboard in USB, tried holding SHIFT while powering off (so I could reboot straight into bios), tried hitting delete (what the manual tells me to do), tried all...
  33. B

    [SOLVED] Cannot boot, DRAM Q-LED on - Asus X570-Plus Wi-Fi

    My build is a year old (built in December 2020) and has been running fine until today. I tried to turn it on like usual and immediately realized that something was wrong since my keyboard was not lighting up and nothing showed on my screen. All fans are running when it turns on, but the boot...
  34. S

    [SOLVED] Bios/Boot issue with ASUS TUF x570 Gaming ?

    Hi Guys, System Specs ASUS TUF GAMING x570 PLUS AMD 5800x with Corsair h100i RGB Pro XT MSI GTX 980 TI Seahawk Corsair Veangance RGB Pro Black DDR4 3600 C18 Ryzen Optimized (2x16GB) Samsung 980 Pro 500GB M.2 PCIE4 (System Drive) Samsung 850 Evo 1TB SATA 3 (Gaming Drive) WD Blue 4TB (Storage...
  35. [SOLVED] Not posting after changing RAM Frequency

    Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-8700K CPU @ 3.70GHz 3.70 GHz Installed RAM 32.0 GB | 4x HX440C19PB3A/8 System type 64-bit operating system, x64-based processor GPU 2080ti Hybrid Mobo ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO So I recently changed my RAM freq. to 4000Mhz as its supported by my RAM and was...
  36. guitargod213

    Question USB only works in BIOS and Win 7, not Linux or Win 10

    One day when running Ubuntu I lost all ability to input. This happened suddenly and out of the blue after running linux for months. No mice or keyboard input were possible regardless of 2.0 or 3.0 port. I figured this was a linux thing and try reinstalling but couldnt because once the usb drive...
  37. E

    [SOLVED] What is this weird thing i see when i power on my pc?

    I've had this happen a few times on my old setup (ECS h81h3-m4, i7-4770, 2x4gb 1333mhz ddr3), and i thought this happened cause of some issue with my motherboard or something but since i upgraded these to MSI b550m Pro-Vdh (WiFi), 5600x and 2x8gb 3600mhz ddr4, it started to happen everytime on...
  38. T

    [SOLVED] No POST, CPU error LED lit. Already changed mobo and CPU.

    I'm at my wit's end with this one. PC behaves entirely normally for between 1 and 10 hours or so before abruptly powering off. After it has abruptly powered off, whenever the power button is pressed the system fails to reach the POST screen while all fans go at maximum RPM and the red CPU...
  39. dghjgh

    [SOLVED] PC will not post

    I cannot get a rig im putting together to post to screen, i have tried everything i can think of to fix it. Parts are MSI x370 gaming plus mb Ryzen 1400 Gskill Aegis 2x16 ram EVGA power supply 650 gold tried with both 960 and my working 1080 All components have been confirmed working except the...
  40. R

    Question GA-AB350-Gaming 3 Rev 1.0 stuck on BIOS splash

    SPECS: GA-AB350-Gaming 3 Rev 1.0 AMD Ryzen 1700 Gigabyte GTX 1080 Windforce .... I downloaded F23 from www.gigabyte.com/Motherboard/GA-AB350-Gaming-3-rev-1x/support#support-dl-bios to a flash drive and updated my motherboard BIOS from F10. I saw the progress bar progressing and walked out of...