Wont turn on

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  1. AspectSaber

    Question My computer turns on but the fans only spin for half a second before everything turns off

    So I was doing a power supply change to my PC due to the old one being loud and old, but during the process I must have done something wrong because now the computer does not turn on at all. The fans ramp up for half a second before they stop and the power button led doesnt even turn on. If you...
  2. Shmo

    Question Pc won’t power on

    I have had my PC for almost 2 years, nothing ever went mechanically wrong. After getting home, I pressed the power button, and nothing. No lights or movement of fans, or even sounds. I checked my power supply with a paper clip on the 24 pin cord and it works, the pc powered on with lights and...
  3. Destrome

    [SOLVED] New Pc won’t turn on, no lights no twitchy fans nothing (First Build)

    I don’t know how this happened I was building the pc putting in the fans I turned it on it worked fine so I turned of had dinner came back and now it won’t turn back on. I don’t know if I did something to make it do that but I’ve checked the power supply to see if it works with the paperclip...
  4. flyncn

    [SOLVED] PC wont turn on after being shutdown/left on sleep for a while - happens randomly

    I've had this problem for probably 2 years now (got the prebuilt PC in late 2017) and can't seem to solve it. I can go for sometimes a few weeks of leaving my PC on sleep or shutting it down and it works fine. Then, without any pattern it will not turn on. The refusing to turn on can last from...
  5. Generuu

    [SOLVED] X570 Elite WiFi system only turns on with q-flash

    I recently put together a build for a friend. The components I used were the X570 Aorus Elite WiFi and Ryzen 7 5800X. When researching the build I saw that you need to q-flash the BIOS so that the motherboard would be compatible with the CPU. Looked up a tutorial on it, prepped a USB stick...
  6. zeenuh

    Question is this a motherboard problem?

    I’m not sure if my motherboard is donzo. Usually before i go to bed i turn my pc off nothing out of the usual happened before i turned it off everything was good. the next morning i wake up to start my work and my pc no longer turns on. the keyboard and mouse leds are on and so is the power...
  7. Zstet

    Question PC no longer receiving power

    Hey everyone, so today I went to turn on my pc as usual and nothing happened. Tried the basic troubleshooting techniques (unplug/flip power switch, ect). I haven't pulled it apart just yet, because I think it maybe a power issue. My motherboard has some basic rgb lighting and code display and...
  8. KamiKam

    Question PC won’t turn on after being turned off through “Shut Down” (but wait, there’s more…)

    Hi! First time poster here and I’m desperate. Let’s start with the specs: -16GB of RAM (T-Force brand) -GTX GEFORCE 1660 GPU -AMD Ryzen 7 3700 -BF 450 ASUS Motherboard -Not sure about the PSU, honestly. Might be an Azza 650W This is a custom pc built around August 2020 with brand new parts...
  9. ZuK3r

    [SOLVED] Completely new PC, won't connect to monitor/mouse/keyboard

    Hello guys, I recently bought a brand new PC (my first build). Everything lights up after connecting it to the PS (ventilators, cooler, MB, GPU), but it won't connect to my monitor (no signal), mouse or keyboard (mouse and keyboard don't event light up – they have RGB). Do you have any...
  10. L

    [SOLVED] PC barely works on first boot but works fine on second

    I got this built about 6 months ago and haven't opened it since. GTX 1650 Nvidia AMD Razen 5 3600 6-core processor 2 8GB RAM MSI B450M PRO-M2 MAX EVGA 600W 80 PLUS WHITE Anyway, for some reason every time i turn on my computer it doesnt work, it turns on but everything is really slow, i can...
  11. T

    Question PC restarts itself every few seconds after running driver booster

    Friend ran driver booster on his PC that he recently installed fresh windows to. During a required restart the system turned itself back on and then quickly (5 seconds with no beeping) turned itself back off again. Now it does this every time you try to turn it on. Cant get to BIOS and...
  12. M

    [SOLVED] Pc shut off and won’t turn on

    Hello, hope this is the correct forum. I recently got a starter pro prebuilt from NZXT and by recently I mean it arrived less than a week ago. 2 nights ago I was playing a game when my pc shut off (for reference it shut off as if the power went out but it didn’t) and it won’t turn on. It hasn’t...
  13. DrJeckyll

    Question !Help! Computer is turning on, but can’t see anything!

    Hey guys, I’m posting here because I recently bought a pre-built gaming pc from cyber power last year... it’s been rock solid, and I’ve had no complaints until last week when a lightning storm struck my neighborhood a dozen times, and on my way to work, I found out lightning struck the house...
  14. K

    [SOLVED] ROG Strix GL533VE won't turn on at all

    One day I was gaming on my ROG Strix GL533VE, after I'm done playing, I simply just shut it off and kept it charging like usual ( been using it like this for 4-5 years). The next day I tried to turn it on and suddenly the charging light turns off and my laptop won't turn on I opened up the...
  15. A

    Question Mac Mini won't turn on - no power light or fan sound

    Hi, I've got a late-2014 mac mini that won't switch on. I plugged in a power lead that I'd verified on another mac mini, connected it to a display that I know works but when I pressed the power button, nothing happens at all - no light, no fan noise, nothing. It passed a PAT test in July of...
  16. Miguel Zalasar

    Question Asus PRIME A320M-K won't turn on

    Hello guys, I've been using this PC for about 16 months, one day it just won't turn on. No beep, no video, no fan spins, no HDD noise. I tried 3 PSU that I checked they work in other systems. Remove the Rams and fans. Bridge the power pins in case the chassis power bottom is broken. The orange...
  17. pbelen123

    Question Computer will not turn on...

    So recently I’ve had some problems with my computer lately. It’s about 4.5 years old from the time I built it. I’m not really savvy with specs and stuff so I decided to come here. For the past few days I’ve been playing games on my pc and once in a while it would make a glitch type of noise in...
  18. D

    Question PC won't boot up but it's getting power?

    So yesterday I rebuilt my pc (new case and PSU). after I assembled everything I tried to power on the PC but he wouldn't. I got led lights on my Asus ROG motherboard so I know he's getting power. Yesterday I tried to reseat the CMOS battery and then he turned on and I had Boot Q-Led light so I...
  19. A

    [SOLVED] Asus FX553VD unable to turn on after moving and returning RAM

    Hello, A friend of mine opened his Asus FX553VD to take a look at the RAM slots. Things he did: There was already a stick at the 1st slot and he removed it to take a closer look. He placed it back into the 1st slot. This time, the laptop didn't turn on. Only the power indicator lit up...
  20. S

    Question No clue what is wrong TBH

    To the future saviors, my computer has recently been unable to turn on(fans not spinning, as if no power was there). This happens on and off and started about a month ago when i stopped using it on a daily basis. Also, the clock seems to be off by a few hours every now and then for no reason...
  21. Emziiee

    [SOLVED] Installed new CPU

    Hi. need a little help..... Yesterday me and my partner installed a new CPU on our MSI h61m-p31/w8 motherboard it did have an intel i5 3470 and upgraded it to intel i7 3770k which we know is compatible, it ran completely fine yesterday for 6+ hours continuous use we monitored how hot it was...
  22. L

    [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...
  23. AK47_STRIKER

    [SOLVED] 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...
  24. T

    [SOLVED] Computer isn't turning on despite replacing motherboard and PSU seems fine

    A while back my computer suddenly made a whining noise and turned itself off, now it wont turn back on, occasionally when I press the on button all the LED's will flash for a split second. I bought a PSU tester and plugged it in, it showed the correct voltages and showed green LED's meaning the...
  25. JoeyMan12345

    Question Computer sometimes will not turn back on until I unplug the power cord and plug it back in

    Ever since I built my computer about 1.5 years ago, I noticed that whenever I plugged in my power supply cord into the power supply, or even moved it a bit, I noticed some sort of crackling sound (I have no idea if this is a normal thing), but for a long time now (maybe about a year), sometimes...
  26. L

    Question Need help with diagnosing HP Pavilion Laptop Model 17-g119dx

    Hey guys, this is my wifes laptop. She got it new in 2016, and it died early 2018. Finally want to try and get it fixed So the issue is it wont come on. Theres just a single click sound when pressing the power button down, or even holding it. We replaced the battery and it did not fix the...
  27. Erixk14

    Question My PC won't turn on after installing a GPU

    Hello, I am new here and my English is not very good. I am putting together a pc (my budget is very tight, the motherboard and cpu I have it for a long time, because I do not plan to change pc for a while due to economic issues). Well, a few days ago I was going to buy a rx 580 4gb nitro +, it...
  28. Z

    Question GPU replacement crashes now won’t turn on.

    I replaced my GPU under the belief that I had enough of a PSU but after the whole PC crashed I decided I better replace the PSU to accommodate the upgrade. I replaced and plugged everything in and it all turned on but nothing is coming out on the screen. The fans on the GPU and the CPU LED are...
  29. J

    My Lenovo desktop screen will not turn on.

    My Lenovo desktop screen will not turn on. The power is on and a fan is running but the screen is black. I don’t know what model it is.
  30. S

    CPU temp spikes (OC)

    Ok so I decided to overclock my cpu from 3.4 ghz to 3.65 and now the temp is spiking at idle. Sometimes its at 25 and it goes to 30 which is normal but sometimes it goes from 30 to 42c which I don't see normally. Is this just because of overclocking and not a problem or should I be more...
  31. M

    HDD not show in DVR

    I have broblem with CCTV DVR HDD . HDD is not show in DVR. I have been formart HDD in pc. What should I do. Please tell me how to fix it. Thanks.
  32. U

    How to reset cpu?

    so i have been having trouble with my fps in games, and long story short apparently my cpu is running under clocked ? it never uses more than 16% of its potential getting this from the task manager (i dont know why i just bought this cpu and put it in ) . also i was talking to a guy on a forum...
  33. B

    Help With Budget (Under $400) Gaming Build.

    Hi all, so I'm fairly new to PC building, but I wanted to build something that wouldn't cost a whole lot more than the latest consoles while being able to offer console performance with the added benefits of a PC. Here's my list of parts. [PCPartPicker part...
  34. A

    Getting Packet Loss

    So I'm getting packet loss in multiple game, (Paladins, Rocket League, Battlefront) the only game I am positive that I am receiving packet loss on is Battlefront. Due to the fact their is an overlay that shows me (Not sure if that is possible on the others) I was wondering how it might be...
  35. C

    I need a good Gaming Desktop

    I'm looking for a good gaming desktop which can run Overwatch pretty well. My budget is $1000, I also would prefer it to be on this site https://www.computeralliance.com.au/systems PS : Yes it is AUD Thank you ~
  36. N

    Phanteks p400- No optical drive. is this a problem?

    I'm in the middle of building my first gaming computer, and I love this case. http://www.tomshardware.com/news/phanteks-p400-p400s-rgb-case,31154.html the problem is there's no optical drive. I don't know if that's a big deal, but it seems useful. I could just pick up an external optical drive...
  37. M

    How to i fix network disconection in window 7

    I have TP-LINK 300Mbps TL-WN821N wifi adapter . 1. I have tried to uninstall and then re-install drivers from device manager (adapter option). 2.I tried to install driver from "...
  38. D

    No display, no USB

    I removed one RAM chip that wasn't being registered by my mobo, now my PC boots up with all the fans for the case, gpu, and CPU working, along with their LED's, the LED's on the mobo work as well, but I get no display or USB function. System: MSI 970 motherboard FX-8350 R9 280x EVGA 750w...
  39. A

    Best graphics card for 3 1080p monitors

    Ok I need some decision making help on what would be the best card to game at 60 fps on my triple 1080p monitor setup. Can afford up to a 980ti but that would be all of my money and wouldn't want to spend that much unless it was the only good option.
  40. J

    SSD randomly stops working?

    recently i have been having a problem with my SSD..... my computer will be on and it will randomly reboot itself. and my bios refuses to pick up my SSD. and trys to boot into LINUX. im running windows 7 pro 64BIT on my SSD. and i have nothing but games music picture ETC on my hybrid driver...