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: PC is not booting after changing mother board

30 Jan 2013   #1
hanuma

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
 
 
PC is not booting after changing mother board

Today I brought a New Mother Board (ASUS M5A78L-M LX) for My PC. Then onwards my PC is not booting. It is sowing My Processor Model, RAM, Hard Dislocated etc on the top and showing some thing like press 4 for Activation F8 for Bios Popup and CTRL+F2 for flash bios. And at the bottom it is showing a message as it is going to shut down in 15 sec and Turning off. It is also not opening bios settings when I'm pressing DEL key not only that it's not responding for any key except Flash Bios Key CURL+F2 it's showing.

As I mentioned above my new Mother Board is ASUS M5A78L-M LX old one I used was ASUS M2N68-AM plus. My processor is AMD X2 440 triple core processor, I've installed 2GB DDR3 Ram and segate 500 GB serial ATA hard disk. This is configuration of my PC can any one help me in solving this issue.


I'm also thinking to upgrad my RAM to 6 GB can I install 2+4 GB on my board?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

30 Jan 2013   #2
Mark Phelps

Win7 Pro 32-bit, Win8 Pro 32-bit
 
 

IF what you're trying to do is plug an old hard drive into a new motherboard -- and expecting it to boot OK -- that is very unlikely to happen because the new motherboard is likely to have very different hardware and need very different drivers.

If this is what you're trying to do -- you need to tell us.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
30 Jan 2013   #3
JRockZ

Win 7 64 Ultimate
 
 

Mark got that right however ive found sometimes using the same brand motherboard will just take it anyhow,,, you should however go back to your old motherboard set up (before changing things around how you have it now) and do this SSD - Install and Transfer the Operating System
Then try switching back to the new motherboard and hope it works,, if your using a USB keyboard its possible that USB keyboard is disabled in the new bios,, you will need to get into the bios on the new board before booting so you can set up your boot order and other things like making sure that usb keyboards are enabled.
Good luck!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


31 Jan 2013   #4
hanuma

Windows 7 Ultimate X64
 
 

Thank you guys for your replies. My problem is solved now. I just Googled for posts of people who are using same Mother Board and faced the similar problem. Finally I got the right solution in Asus's Official forum itself. I connected my Front panel USB pin to wrong panel, so mother board got some grounding problem and was behaved like that, now after removing that, my mother board is working fine. Thanks again for your replies...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 PC is not booting after changing mother board




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
help with new mother board!!!!!!!
So I just bought a new mother board for my dell studio 1458 laptop and it was a direct replacement except the graphics card is different. I put everything back together, and went to boot. The screen stayed a dark black green flashed a couple times and it beeped at me a few time. When it did come...
Hardware & Devices
Mother Board Failing (what else could it be)
quick run down. windows 7, 4 gigs ram, 1.3mhz duel core amd. labtop. 500 gig hd. Toshiba c675d Alright fast run down. Safe mode is fast (seems stable) Normal windows (with or with out any other programs its slow, copying moving files slow, can't open more then a few programs with out the...
Hardware & Devices
Which Mother Board is better?
I have a Compaq Presario CQ5210f with a M2N68-LA (Narra6) motherboard and I also have a old Compaq Presario SR1010NX with a MS-6577 (Giovani, Giovani2) mother board and it seems like the second mother board is better than the first. I would like to know which one is better because I have both...
Hardware & Devices
Upgrading mother board, Cpu and Ram
Hi guys, As you can see from my system spec I am currently running a old sock A mo/bo and cpu, my win-7 32bit O/S is installed and runs ok (a bit slow but stable) However, I have just treated myself to some new parts which are, Asus M4A785TD-V EVO Socket AM3 mo/bo, AMD Phenom II X4 955...
General Discussion
mother board drivers
can anyone find me the driver for ma motherboard(vga driver).i am using P5GC-MX/1333
Drivers
what mother board do you have?
I have a nice Asus P5b-VM here is a pic well actully three pics;)
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 12:47.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App