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trouble booting

Forum discussion tagged with trouble booting.
  1. J

    Question How do I fix my pc?

    I tried building a pc and was successful for the first week. I was running elementary os and tried to instal a WiFi adapter. I changed some settings and today I tried turning on my pc, it turned on but I get no video output. I’ve tried everything including changing ram, cmos, etc. I don’t know...
  2. SpacemanSpiff92

    Question House Fire, Now PC Not Booting

    Hey guys, Tragedy first - had a house fire ~ 2 months ago. Just now getting PC and monitor back from "specialists" who clean/check the electronics. The fire wasn't in my bedroom where the PC is, but they had to tear down the ceilings to make sure that the fire wasn't in the attic. The...
  3. Call-me-strange

    Question Booting issues

    I recently upgraded my entire pc these are the specs : Ryzen 7 3700x Asrock B450M Steel Legend 2x8gb HyperX Fury DDR4-3200Mhz Nvidia GTX 780 3gb I had no problem running everything for two weeks but I turned off my computer the other night and woke up to find it unable to boot, I am able to...
  4. FakeLemon

    Question PC Won't Start after Cleaning

    So I recently just cleaned my PC of dust using compressed air, because I was hearing odd noises coming from my gpu and assumed it was the fan getting caught on dust. (Still not sure if that's the case.) The system was working fine before I attempted to clean it, but after the process I found...
  5. redspacefork

    [SOLVED] ssd not showing up anywhere

    Hey so i just build my first ever desktop and installed everything correctly but for some reason my samsung 860 evo 1tb ssd is not showing up anywhere not in the bios or windows If someone could help me out please I already checked the cables and replaced them with different ones to look if that...
  6. M

    Question Cpu debug led, power cycling, no display, done most troubleshooting

    Specs:msi b450m mobo, ryzen 5 3600 cpu, rtx 2060 gpu, 16gb force delta 3000 speed ram, corsair cx650m psu. Problem: pc boots, fans spin. No post, no display. Psu occasionally shuts off and then reboots. Red cpu debug led. had the build a year with some previous issues that resolved themselves...
  7. Hey_im_dragon

    Question Upgraded from a ryzen 5 2600 to a 3600, now my PC won't boot and my GPU won't start

    I upgraded my CPU from a Ryzen 5 2600 to a 3600, but now my PC won't boot- I switched back to my 2600 to try updating the BIOS but when I switched it still won't boot- So I reset the BIOS by removing the cmos battery and just put it back if after 30 minutes and it's still not booting- The GPU...
  8. pedry

    Question My Cpu is acting weird.

    I have an issue with my cpu, i have to downcore-controll it so it uses 4 cores instead of 8, otherwise i cant get further than after the bios. Let me explain more detailed. First scenario, if i use all my eight cores my pc boots as usual. I can acces the bios, change anything and so on...
  9. B

    Question System will not POST. Tried four different CPUs, two motherboards and two RAM kits

    Good morning everyone, I'm wondering if I need to buy an older compatible CPU for my motherboard to get my system to POST so I can update the BIOS and use the 'newer' CPU. All of my hardware is compatible and listed on MSI's site. I am trying a new build with an X99A Godlike gaming Mobo. I...
  10. Baatop

    Question Getting further with troubleshooting but ran into new problem after BIOS update

    I’ve made other post on here about my build I’m working with and I’ve gotten a lot further since then. specs Mobo-B450-A-PRO Gpu-ROG 1660 super 6gb Ram-trident z 3600hz Cpu-Ryzen 5 3600 PSU-EVGA 750 GOLD Modular I just updated the bios and now the EZ-DEBUG lights go down to the VGA and don’t...
  11. Baatop

    Question Pc powers on then shuts off right way.

    My other post I just made I just bought a different PSU and it didn’t work. Like I said before the EZ-DEBUG ones on only for the CPU and it doesn’t go past that. It’s does boot all the way. Just lights up and shuts down after 4 seconds. Need help
  12. Baatop

    Question Having issues. Not sure what’s wrong

    Computer not booting, only power cycling This happened a week ago and I couldn’t get it to work using any responses. Now, I switched out the mother board with a different one, a MSI B450-PRO. Right now I am bread boarding it and I got the same issue. When I turn it on it lights up then powers...
  13. L

    Question Does anybody know the problem of my pc ? Not booting.

    I installed all my parts into my pc and when I turned it on, all of the fans started to spin, including the 2 fans on the graphics card, but the monitor says no signal and nothing booted. I tried another monitor but it also did not boot. Then I tried to put my father's graphics card (Gainward GT...
  14. D

    Question Gigabyte z170 Gaming G1 Broke

    Yesterday I installed a new cooler after my previous watercooling setup had sprung a tiny leak in the CPU blockhead. It worked for a day until it broke today (issue down below). Initially, I had no USB 3.0 connectivity issue where none of my USB 3.0 ports worked. No updating of Windows software...
  15. A

    Question DRAM LED blinking on motherboard and black monitor

    Hello I'm building a gaming server with some spare parts I have, and every time I attempt to start the computer, there's no output onto the monitor and the DRAM LED on the motherboard blinks a few times then stays solid orange. I checked to make sure the RAM was in the correct slots and that it...
  16. Baatop

    Question Pc not booting, only power cycling

    I had recently build a new computer and I’m having issues getting it to boot. After turning on the computer it lights up and all fans run but then quickly shuts off and turns back on a couple seconds later. It keeps doing this and never fully boots. The RAM also doesn’t light up but I’m not sure...
  17. Vath

    Question EVGA GTX 1070 FTW refuses to post on new setup but is a functional card

    Recently upgraded my PC components, everything aside from drives, the case and GPU. AMD Ryzen 3600 MSI B450 Tomahawk Max Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 gig (8x2) Thermaltake 80+ white 700W The new setup is able to boot to Windows 10 using a 750ti or crossfire 7970's, however will not even post with...
  18. Tizzycat

    Question PC not booting after USB short

    After recently testing one of my circuits on a usb hub for my computer, I had accidentally wired a 5v wire to the usb data line. Right after I plugged the usb in unknowingly, my computer instantly shut off and now won’t boot. I’ve tried pulling out the cmos battery and resetting the cmos switch...
  19. Porschecarrera96

    Question Rebuilt PC hangs after boot up.

    I recently upgraded most of my hardware. MOBO, CPU, RAM, GPU, PSU. I kept my 250 GB SSD boot drive, and my 1 TB HDD. I also added a 1 TB SSD to install my more demanding games. Everything works great, but if I restart, or shut down and start, File Explorer will freeze for the first couple...
  20. AK47_STRIKER

    Question My PC that was built 2 days ago suddenly wont turn on

    My Specs are Ryzen 5 2600 RX580 8gb XXX GTS by XFX Asrock B450M PRO4 G.skill 16gb 3600mhz ram 512gb ssd Had an APEVIA Prestige 600w 80+ Gold now im switching it to a Corsair CV650 +80 Bronze So i builded my PC 2 days ago and it was working fine apart from a driver issue that i fixed and was...