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Old 02-26-2008, 11:49 AM   #1 (permalink)
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pc powers off without shuting down and wont start up straight away as if there is no power
then will switch on as normal 4 or 5 times then does the same again psu has been changed but still doing it

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Old 02-26-2008, 11:52 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Is you PC plugged into a single power outlet or into an extension socket?

How often does the PC just "power off" and is it at random points?.

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Old 02-26-2008, 12:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
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ive plugged it stright to wall aswell as multi soket it happens at differnt times and with no perticular programe one mre thing last time it happend i unpluged lead from psu and it powered up
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Old 02-26-2008, 12:30 PM   #4 (permalink)
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check your power connections to the mobo, maybe one of the connectors is loose or something
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