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Old 08-13-2006, 11:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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i just recently moved my computer into a new case and well, now when i start my computer it doesnt turn on, well my fan LEDs, power LEDs, fans, and cold cathode all start up for a split second then turn right off.

but when i flip the switch on the back of the psu to off (after 5 seconds i also hear a sound from my speakers going off) then on, then press the front power switch, it works, but when i turn off my computer and it is left off for a while, the same thing happens again, i have to swich it off...wait 5secs...switch on...power on switch. i just need to know why i have to keep doing this, and if there is any way to stop it. btw i have a 480w psu.

ty in advance

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Old 08-13-2006, 11:17 PM   #2 (permalink)
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u got the specs on it? like 3.3 v 15a, etc...? also who made it, what model, and how old is it

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Old 08-14-2006, 12:33 AM   #3 (permalink)
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hmm well i dont know about the volts or anything like that but, the psu i bought was about a month ago: Logisys 480W

also my motherboard specs: ASUS Amberine M (A8AE-LE)
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Old 08-14-2006, 04:24 AM   #4 (permalink)
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hmmm i've seen this issue many times but always seem to forget the cause and solution. if you search the forums you may find one of the threads i have seen before. for now you could try resetting CMOS using the instructions in the thread at the top of this forum section ("How to reset your BIOS" if i remember the title correctly)
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