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Old 03-21-2006, 04:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I turned off my pc for the night because the whole system was feeling slugish and slow. Then the next morning it wouldnt boot up at all. The green status light on the motherboard was on so it was getting power. I switched the power supply anyway and then it booted up, but nothing was showing up on the screen. I dont know where to start troubleshooting I really dont have another pc I can switch components with. My specs are Asus A8N SLI DELUXE, Athlon64 3200 939, NVIDIA 6600GT pci, 2x512 Corsairs xms, 74gb WD raptor, 200gb WD.

My thoughts are maybe the mobo died on me? the small fan on the bottom of the mobo stop spinning... I dont know how the PS could of gone bad when it was turned off...

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Old 03-21-2006, 06:29 AM   #2 (permalink)
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failing PSU could have damaged the mobo, but you might want to try resetting the bios before you get a replacement.
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