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Old 01-20-2007, 01:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Computer Wont Boot

Hey everyone. I woke up this morning to a weird situation. My computer was frozen in Windows, and I couldnt move my mouse. The laser in my mouse wasnt on either. So I restarted the computer, and nothing would happen. It would neither go to the BIOS, or show anything on the monitor for that matter. All of the fans and HDDs start up though, so I'm thinking its not the PSU. I think its the mainboard, but is there anything I'm overlooking?

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Old 01-20-2007, 01:34 PM   #2 (permalink)
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double check your monitor connection,
ram, power supply and motherboard could be the problem. video card maybe also

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Old 01-20-2007, 08:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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yea reseat everything if you still get the same result its your mobo, i had the exact same thing so its most likely the mobo is dead. i tried a different psu it started for like an hour but got the same thing again so its most likely the mobo as it was my mobo that died
-E6300 Intel Core Duo 1.86GHz
-ASUS P5NSLI Motherboard
-OCZ PC6400 800MHz 4x1GB Platinum series
-XFX 8800GTX
-OCZ Gamer Xtream 700W PSU
-2x160GB WD HD in RAID 0
-Antec Nine Hundred case
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Old 01-20-2007, 10:40 PM   #4 (permalink)
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If you know how to do it, Reset your CMOS. Sometimes that helps weird stuff like that.

You can find out how to reset CMOS in your motherboards forums or in a guide from the manufacturer.
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