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Old 01-06-2006, 08:53 PM   #501 (permalink)
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idk, maybe he had his power switch on ON and flipped it off. The PSU still held a charge and turned the computer on for a split second and turned right back off. IDK

the question is really not that specific
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no the switch is on, the power cable is attached and everything is hoocked up right.
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Old 01-06-2006, 11:09 PM   #503 (permalink)
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ok let me clarify some things...

He turned it on, fans started spinning, led on, all drives intialize, no picture on screen?
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all that happend then it suddlenly stoped working
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Need to make sure of something.

Did he finish working on it?
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Old 01-07-2006, 04:45 AM   #506 (permalink)
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psu doesnt have enough power to push the system

or the pc is switched at a wrong voltage or whatever

for example in N.america its 110 and in asia its like 220
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Old 01-07-2006, 06:30 PM   #507 (permalink)
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it seems to me that he would be able to copy the files no problem in DOS...

Also he could crack the password hash and get rights.
yea... probably,

but I was thinking of clicking advanced, then the owner tab, and "take ownership" of his folder...
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1 thing i dont like about this thread...

It really isnt a quiz.... Its more of a diagnostic riddle
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none of those. heres a hint, he forgot to do something when installing something.
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Old 01-08-2006, 06:02 AM   #510 (permalink)
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uzi you are right lol but the whole point is it really is quizzing your knowledge in the diagnosis'.

he forgot to put a heatsink on the cpu/incorrectly installed the heatsink.
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