Power Button

Forum discussion tagged with Power Button.
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    Question Suddenly my monitor is blank in every start. i have to press 'reset' button to work .

    my pc was running fine and normal. i didnt install any new driver, software etc and didnt open my pc case either. Everything was running normally but suddenly since three days when i start my pc with power button , it starts everything like fan, cpu, gpu and even monitor. But there is no...
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    Question Laptop turns on very inconsistently and sometimes take 10+ times before it actually turns on.

    I recently bought a TongFang GM7TN7P barebone laptop, and since the first time I've turned it on I've been having issues. Sometimes it turns on on the first try, no problem, but often it takes a few attempts. When I press the power button, the light of the power button turns on, sometimes the...
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    Question Only Surge Protector Powers on PC

    Problem: Every few weeks, the machine goes for several days consecutively no longer responding to the power button press in the morning, irregardless if it was shut down or asleep. The only way to turn on the PC is to flip the switch on the surge protector to OFF, then ON. When it is flipped to...
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    [SOLVED] PC won't turn on when pressing power button

    Btw, my PC is connected to a surge protector, which is connected to a wall socket, and obviously in order to turn on the PC first i have to flip the switch on the surge protector to "ON". So today as i tried to boot up my PC, the power button on the front panel of the case wouldn't work, i...
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    Question How do I jumpstart Asus Rog Strix III G531G?

    Power button is not working and I need to jumpstart the laptop, are these the 2 pins im supposed to short? View: https://imgur.com/gallery/0UDc2Gu
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    [SOLVED] Why is my power button led flickering?

    Recently, I built a new pc (specs at the end) and once I booted it up I noticed that the led on the power button on top of the case (NZXT H510) was flickering. I went back and made sure the front panel connector was fully plugged in, but it kept flickering. Just wondering if this is a problem I...
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    [SOLVED] Computer started shutting off and on during boot

    Specs: MB: MSI Z97 PC Mate CPU: Intel i5-4690k RAM: 4x 4gb DDR3-1600 CL9 (G.Skill Ripjaw Series) Storage: 2x Samsung 860 Evo 500GB GPU: EVGA GTX 960 PSU: EVGA 600B 600watt Recently my pc has been shutting off after a few seconds of hitting the power button then powering back up. Everything...
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    Question My power button doesn't work, and this is how I have to turn it on.

    View: https://imgur.com/a/phmZClP My power button doesn't work, so in order to access the the wire harness, my case always needs to be open. Basically, I have to take the little wire harness out of the hole where the power button is, and plug it back in for my computer to turn on. Any ideas...
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    [SOLVED] HELP Power Button Broken?

    Hello, An issue with my power button has arisen as I was trouble shooting my new graphics card. I have an 3 year old 70$ NZXT case that has served me well. I was able to get my system to boot, got windows installed, but only with integrated graphics. So I was shutting my pc on and...
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    [SOLVED] Laptop will not turn on.

    Laptop will not turn on. Power button is lit up and green battery light is on. CPU fan starts for half a second and then nothing. I came home last night to find my laptop had gone to sleep. Nothing unusual there, but upon pressing the power button nothing happened. I thought it had powered off...
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    [SOLVED] Should i hold the power but or go ALT+F4 then shut down

    I was wondering should i hold the power button on my cases to fully shutdown my pc or should i go ALT+F4 then click shutdown i also i have LEDs connected to my pc that dont shut off unless i hold the power button im going to be gone for a week and dont want my PC to run into any problems when...
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    [SOLVED] PC won't turn on sometimes when pressing the power button.

    This has been happening over the last few days, and I've had this computer for the last year or so. The lights are lit on the motherboard and I even have a couple of earbuds charging on the front panel of the PC. However, when I press the power button the computer doesn't start. After a few...
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    Question Identifying Front Panel Pins on Non-standard Mobo

    Hello, I am using a Lenovo motherboard originally from a Lenovo H415. Since I am making a custom case for it, I am using a standalone power button with a power led. The front panel pins on the motherboard seem to be a unique layout, and appear to be completely unlabeled. The power pins are easy...
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    [SOLVED] PC doesnt turn on!

    I have a problem concerning my younger brothers PC. He tried booting up he's pc this morning, but it was just stuck on the "windows 10 startup screen". He noticed that he wasnt able to shut the PC off by holding the power button down even after holding it down for 10-20 seconds. We tried the...
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    Question No sleep mode option on power button menu nor in power options' shutdown settings

    I noticed this problem just a couple of days ago and i really don't understand what's happening. For some reason, i don't have the sleep option anymore. I actually tried activating the option in the power options menu, but it's also missing there. I already tried also restoring the system to a...
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    [SOLVED] PC not shutting down unless power button is held or PC is unplugged

    So when this first started it took about 10 minutes for my computer to turn on which was very strange since it normally takes a maximum of 20 seconds. That night I went to shut it down and it simply wouldn't turn off unless I held the power button. The next day it took around 20 minutes to turn...
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    Question Custom Power Button

    Hello everybody, im planning on installing a custom Power button. I know that I need to get a momentary switch for that but I actually couldn't figure out what voltage I need. This is the button im planning on buying...
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    Question Power Button

    Just got a Lian Li pc o11 Dynamic. My motherboard doesnt have a usb 3.1 connector. The power button doesnt turn on the pc and if the pc is already on and I press it, it just restarts. Is it because i cant connect the usb 3.1 cable from the case? Solutions?
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    Logged out from every account

    I restarted my laptop and found out that I was logged out from every account of mine in every app or website I was using. I am using 2015 MacBook Pro. I was logged out of Chrome, Safari, Facebook, icloud, Grammarly and what not? Please help me to know what has happened.
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    Would Xeon e3 1230 bottleneck on intensive games?

    Hey guys, I'm gonna buy a new PC, having a Xeon E3-1230 with R9 290 4GB 512 bit and some people are saying that It'll bottleneck on intensive games, is that true or it'll just run fine for the next 2-3 years. The games I'm gonna play are FC5, COD WWII etc.
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    Astro A10 or Hyperx cloud core?

    My friend is going to buy a headset and is confused between 2 headset's ASTRO A10 and HyperX Cloud Core can somebody tell me which one's better thanx!
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    Need your opinion on the bleeding on the ASUS PG279Q monitor

    Hey guys, Three days ago I purchased my first ASUS PG279Q monitor and fired it up and to my surprise it had some problems like, IMHO, excessive bleeding and physical scratch marks so I went back to the vendor and had it replaced with a new unit. Now I checked this unit and it has no scratches...
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    I7 7700K(OC'd to 4.8ghz) high temperatures

    I haven't OC'd a processor before, so I'm not sure how the ideal temperature should be like. I used MSI gaming M7's bios overclock options to OC 7700K to 4.8ghz. My idle temperatures seem a bit hot, howering around 40 degrees. My cores seem to be at 4.8ghz constantly. I set my fans on smart...
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    ESET Smart Security best partner

    Good days guys. Which Anti Malware best fit with ESET Smart Seciruty 9? I have Malwarebytes and Zemana installed. What made me ask is that when I had a problem on my browser(automatically launches weird websites instead of google webpage) Malwarebytes wasn't able to fix it but Zemana did...
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    New gaming pc

    Hello everyone, so this is my pc: Core i5 4670 Msi Gtx 750ti Msi z97 gaming 5 750gb 5400rpm hdd 500watt psu 8gb ddr3 ram Should i sell my pc and upgrade to a skylake pc with gtx 1060 3/6 gb?
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    Deathadder gives me pain

    Deathadder gives me pain the the joint between pinky and ring finger. How come nobody else has the same issue? Due to its shape my ring finger rest upon the littlefinger. All other mice who have similar shape give me same pain.
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    Is it a working solution for a neat gamer pc build?

    So, I have an approximate 2.500$ budget (converted from our currency), and I'm planning to go with a brand new build (except mice and mousepad, I'm also saving my storage units for now). My planned build goes like this: CPU: Intel Core i7 6700K CPU Cooler: Be Quiet Dark Rock Advanced C1 BK014...
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    Defrag Good Idea on RAID 1

    Is it a good idea to let Windows 7 run the defrag utility on a weekly basis for RAID 1?
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    LEDs in Rosewill RGB80 make 3.5mm headset buzz.

    Hello. As the title implies, I have the Rosewill RGB80 mechanical keyboard, blue switches if it means anything. The headset I'm currently using is the Turtle Beach P11 headset with USB/3.5mm interface. The odd problem I'm having is that when the LEDs for my keyboard are on, it makes the sound...
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    Hi, i just bought the logitec Z506 and the back speakers ether have no sound or it is much quieter and muffled than the front

    I have all my setting correct as far as I'm aware, its on 5.1 and when i do the test the sound works fine from each speaker but as soon as i try to use it the sound from the back is muffled or doesn't work. This go's for films,music and games and i cant work out what is wrong. I have check...
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    My PC build 2014

    Hello there, I am planning to build a pc.The main purpose of this build is to do gaming above 60fps at ultra settings,3ds max rendering,adobe photoshop,after effects,premiere pro rendering etc. So i was wondering is this build is suitable for the above tasks? The pc specs are given below :-...
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    Z97 vs x79 chipset

    Hello, Yodas of the PC world, im building a PC and im not sure which chipset to go with. Im stuck between a i7 4790k (z97) and a i7 4820k (x79). The main usage of this PC is gaming, but I also do some video recording/editing/rendering. Can you guys help me decide which CPU to get and also which...
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    he's dead jim error (with 4gbram)

    chrome with he's dead jim error i searched it in the google and it said that it's a virus but an error in my memory so i thought it's fine. recently, it keeps appearing like everytime i log-in to fb or something (every1-2min). my laptop has only 2gb but never experience this, only shockwave...
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    Partition software doesn't show up in Xubuntu

    I installed Xubuntu 13 to the HDD. I want to partiion off part of the HDD to install windows. I've installed 3 apps (Disks, Gpartition, and KDE partition) but I can't actually find any of them in the apps list. Any other app I install I can actually find. What am I doing wrong?
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    Worth buying low and then upgrading?

    I saw a gaming computer on craigslist that i really liked, but i am looking for something quite a bit more powerful, it costs $300, and it has an i3-550, 4gb of ram, vapor radeon 5770 graphics, MSI H57M-ED65 Motherboard, and a 550w PSU. would this be worth buying and then upgrading to say 8 gb...
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    Can you use GPU power even without video output?

    Hey guys, I came by this pretty powerful GPU. However it has no output and it wont show anything on screen. However if I want to use it as second card, can I use its power? By power I mean her 4GB power for games for example. I want too use them both on single monitor. However I'm more...