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Old 03-23-2004, 03:09 AM   #1 (permalink)
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problem i have with my pc is it starts to boot automatically when i give power to it.after two second or so it stops.if i want to restart it again i have to press the start button .anybody can help me to solve this problem.
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Old 03-23-2004, 06:15 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Do you mean it boots up into your OS ? Some PS when you plug in your power cord will spin the fans , thats normal.
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Old 03-23-2004, 10:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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hi cappy,

No it do not go to OS its only fans starting it is wrong to say booting yes.but this problem does not exist when i assemble it few months ago.is it not dangerous i mean is it not effect my motherbooard and stuff??

thanks for ur help
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diskman i had this problem once. it turned out to be a faulty power supply. i found this out the hard way. my power supply fried my hard disk and modem and partially damaged the motherboard. i suggest you throw away the power supply and get a quality replacement like this:

http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...103-604&depa=0
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i used to have a computer that would turn on by itself. i would turn it off, go watch tv, and then come back 30 mins later and find it back on again. even when i was alone in the house and no one else could have done it
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my fans and stuff start turning for like a second and then stop. I think this is just power getting to the motherboard.
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I agree with digital_darkness.
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Old 03-24-2004, 12:57 AM   #8 (permalink)
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diskman i had this problem once. [/url]
me too. but the solution was a little bit different. i turned off the "Spread Spectrum Modulated" setting in bios.
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hi guys,

whats wrong with my power supply if it gives power to motherboard directly.is it loos conection of wire or something???
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Old 03-24-2004, 11:28 AM   #10 (permalink)
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Your power supply could have anything wrong with it....

What we do know is.... the core piece of equipment that regulates 110VAC into a +12, +5, -12, -5, which is used by your motherboard starts to go haywire..... you are running a risk of sending the full 110V into your motherboard... which neeless to say will send smoke all over the place and you have a harder to situation to handle.

I'd get that PS replaced.
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