Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Can a mobo or CPU get damaged by a Hdisk a VGA card PSU or cd-rom?

15 Jul 2012   #1
drake717

Windows 7 ultimate 64
 
 
Can a mobo or CPU get damaged by a Hdisk a VGA card PSU or cd-rom?

I'm asking because i ordered a new PC but without these parts and i will bring my old Hard drive, VGA, PSU and CD-rom to them to install the PC with the ordered parts, and in case some component from the ones i ordered is broken i don't want them to say that one of the components i brought damaged them. The old parts all work fine btw. And all the components fit in every way


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
15 Jul 2012   #2
Ztruker

Windows 10 Pro X64
 
 

Should work fine then. I do it all the time.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Jul 2012   #3
bobkn

Windows 7 Pro X64 SP1
 
 

When a PSU fails, it can take other things with it. I am unaware of damage from any of the other components that you list.

That said, my current PSU (PC Power & Cooling Silencer 750) has been in several builds over the past few years.

(I haven't worried about system-level warranties for years because I haven't had one since I started assembling my own systems in 1997.)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Can a mobo or CPU get damaged by a Hdisk a VGA card PSU or cd-rom?




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
USB3 card for Mobo (W7 drivers ??)
Hi there I've been so amazed with the USB3 performance on my Laptop that I really would like to get a USB3 card for a desktop running Windows 7. So questions for people running USB3 devices on Windows 7 (not Windows 8). The Mobo itself doesn't have native USB3 connection so I'd have to...
Hardware & Devices
Is a PCI-E16 1.0 Mobo compatible with a PCI-E 2.0/3.0 video card?
My motherboard manual says i have a "PCI express" video card slot. but it doesn't say if 1.0 or 2.0 or 3.0. I'm assuming it's 1.0 because the motherboard is a bit old and the video card as well(Nvidia geforce 7300 se/7200 gs) If i'm right and it's a PCI-e 1.0 motherboard, what video card can be...
Graphic Cards
Is it possible to use my mobo HDMI while using the graphics card?
By this I mean I want to use the HDMI on my board, but I want the graphics card to still be running compared to the board trying to process graphics. I.E - Plug HDMI into mobo slot, turn computer on, open up Modern Warfare 2, runs smooth because graphics card is handling game --- is it possible?
Hardware & Devices
Comp shows vid card and mobo info then nothing
My sons comp quit on him last week and i have no idea what is wrong. it will show his vid card info and his mobo info and that is it. I tried re-installing the win 7 os, but nothing happens. i think maybe the cd rom is bad, but shouldnt it boot up anyway? i dont know if or how to boot from a usb...
BSOD Help and Support
Problem with wifi connection, can a card get suddenly damaged?
Have a notebook with win 7 64 bit and a Gigabyte GN-WS30N card. It has been working fine, also after a fresh install of win 7 with sp1. After a reboot today i have connection issues. Sometimes i can see my network name and connect, but it fails after writing the password. Now it does not find...
Network & Sharing
Graphic Card damaged
Hi all ! i am new to this forum and windows 7. i just installed yesterday windows 7 on my dual core 2 duo processor with 4 GB ram. yesterday all the day it was running fine, but today when i was working on it about after one hour system hang's and i even can not use CTRL+ALT+DEL . so i needed to...
Hardware & Devices


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:54.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App