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Windows 7: something bad happened to my system

12 Sep 2011   #11
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Let us know when you've applied fresh paste.


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12 Sep 2011   #12
scrooge

win 7 ( 64 bit)
 
 

i'd still always clean and replace it. what do your temps look like?

scrooge
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13 Sep 2011   #13
TVeblen

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1
 
 

Safe Mode loads the OS with minimal devices and drivers. If the OS runs in safe mode but not in normal mode that points to a hardware problem or driver problem.

First, apply the thermal paste as suggested. That needs to be done.

Second, double check all your installations on the new motherboard. Remove and re-seat all the components and be sure they click solidly into place. Double check all your wiring connections, make sure nothing is loose.

Then, check the "revision number" on both motherboards. Are they also the same?
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13 Sep 2011   #14
fibola

Win7 64bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TVeblen View Post
Safe Mode loads the OS with minimal devices and drivers. If the OS runs in safe mode but not in normal mode that points to a hardware problem or driver problem.

First, apply the thermal paste as suggested. That needs to be done.

Second, double check all your installations on the new motherboard. Remove and re-seat all the components and be sure they click solidly into place. Double check all your wiring connections, make sure nothing is loose.

Then, check the "revision number" on both motherboards. Are they also the same?
i replce the thermal paste and in order to do that i remove the motherboard and all wired and put them back in and the problem is still remain.
what is revision number ?
anymore ideas ?
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13 Sep 2011   #15
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

Download CPUz And show us screenshots of the Motherboard tab, the CPU tab the memory and spd tabs. Also, when you start up the computer do you hear any beeps? Make sure the 24 pin and the 8 pin connector are completely seated in the correct orientation. Did you seat the ram in the same slots as you other board and are the clips on the sides of the ram completely in the up position?
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13 Sep 2011   #16
TVeblen

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1
 
 

The revision number tells what version of the motherboard you have. Sometimes the manufacturers produce the same model, but with some changes. So while you may have an exact replacement of the model, if it is a more recent revision you might need to update the chipset driver or the driver for some other onboard device.

It would not be a bad idea either to make note of your current BIOS settings, then reset the BIOS Defaults, and set everything back again afterward.

Another thing that can not be ruled out is that some other component of the PC was damaged in the electrical event. The power supply is most vulnerable in these cases.
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13 Sep 2011   #17
fibola

Win7 64bit Ultimate
 
 

thank you all for your help.
you were very helpfull .
thing is that i was very desperate and i decided to see if the problem is in windows installation and decided to reinstall windows .
i boot installation from cd and i start to reinstall but than the freezing issue pop up and now i dont have windows at all .
i tried couple of time to run the installation but everytime after couple of minutes (not much) it freezing.

i think that there is no other option than to put my pc in some lab for them to rip me off .
i think that although i think i put everything ok , maybe i damaged some way to cpu or the motherboard.

before i do that any new ideas now that you know that i dont have a windows (even in a safe mode) .

cheers.
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13 Sep 2011   #18
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

Do you have any friends that you can borrow a PSU from to test? Are you sure you installed the CPU and the CPU cooler properly and is the fan on the cooler turning? Download and run memtest86 to check your ram. Burn it to a CD and boot from the CD. Run 7 passes or until an error appears. Download the diagnostic test from your hard drive manufacturer. Again, check the 24 pin and the 8 pin plug on your motherboard to make sure they are seated completely. Reset bios to optimized defaults.
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