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Old 04-08-2006, 10:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my ram and video card are on their way, i was just wondering if i could turn on the computer, see if my reset/power lights/switches work. would this do any damage? i have all the other parts already installed
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You can turn it on but it will just give post beeps. Will not hurt it but will not do much good.
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Will it start? yes
Will it start safely? yes
Will it beep? Dam.n straight
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Old 04-08-2006, 11:10 PM   #4 (permalink)
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k excellent
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You need at least a mobo, cpu/HS&fan, power supply and RAM. Then you can fire her up.
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well i just turned her on, no beeping!!! yayyyyyyy looks tight too. anyone else have a golden orb II that spins slow? maybe thats how its supposed to be.
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U have a power issue or ur cpu doesnt need to be cooled that much cause its not doing much......

I would c if ur powersupply is ok...
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