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Old 02-22-2012, 07:22 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Gomputer suddenly stopped working..

The comp was running constantly for over a week, due to a large torrent file. Then suddenly the monitor went grey, then the system shut down. No sign of power to keyboard or anything.
I did buy a new power supply, but all that happens on startup, is the power light blinks once for a fraction of a second.. then nothing.

Any advice that can point me in the right direction would be gratefully received before I end up buying new parts I don't need to buy.


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i would try this first. i'm guessing a piece of hw went bad. hopefully it wasnt the mobo. start stripping off parts and powering on

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Bestec power supplies had a terrible reputation for killing mother boards
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