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Old 01-07-2005, 12:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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sorry guys but i am a noob at this stuff, TRYING to build a comp but when i put it all together nothing shows, no bios...nothing. what could be the problem?

in case you wonder, already made sure everything is compadable, made sure led lights were plugged in the right slots, monitor works, tried different video cards still nothing
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:17 AM   #2 (permalink)
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loose connections, maybe? something configured wrong? depends really
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:19 AM   #3 (permalink)
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might it be the motherboard?
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:23 AM   #4 (permalink)
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it could be, if that doesnt work then nothing you have plugged into it will work
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:31 AM   #5 (permalink)
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one of my friends told me it might be my power supply that is to weak, do you think if i replace the power supply with something more powerful that would take care of my problem?
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:33 AM   #6 (permalink)
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well what wattage is your power supply in it?
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:43 AM   #7 (permalink)
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5v - 14
12v - 3.5
3.3v - 8
5vsb - .72

its an old power supply
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:53 AM   #8 (permalink)
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I honestly do not know mate, sorry
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:54 AM   #9 (permalink)
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its cool, thanks for your help
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:57 AM   #10 (permalink)
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sorry i could not of help you more
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