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Old 11-18-2009, 06:26 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Try beating on your brother until he confesses what he did to it.

Could be the mobo, could be a component not plugged in right/completely, could be the power supply. The switch sounds like it is working and hoked up right.

Does the mobo have a BIOS speaker on it? In other words, did it used to beep when you booted up the computer?
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All motherboards I have seen have an LED on them to let you know when they are receiving power - no light, no power. I would bet on the PSU.
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