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Windows 7: Is Mobo dead?


20 Feb 2010   #1

Stools
 
 
Is Mobo dead?

There is a green light illuminated on Mobo. Does this mean the Mobo is ok? I can't get Mobo to boot.

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20 Feb 2010   #2

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

is the light flashing??
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20 Feb 2010   #3

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ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Check all the hardware.

Check Your first post.

Removed IDE drives and adjusted setup, but wont boot!
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20 Feb 2010   #4

WIN7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Pull all the EXTERNAL usb/e-sata/firewire connections out of the PC and see if it fires up!

Push all the power wires/connectors back into the hard drives/dvd/motherboard etc

You may have a dodgy/broken sata cable. Pull them out see if pc fires up.

Reseat graphic card/memory

Pull all the electric/connector wires out of the internal items (hard drive/DVD etc) and process of elimination reconnect them, see if pc fires up.

Pull the electric plug out of PSU for a minute or so.
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20 Feb 2010   #5

Stools
 
 

Took some toime to figure all this out. The mobo was not dead as one thought. Had to clear CMOS as recommended on other post. But did not know how to do this as I thought it would work just by taking the battery out. I had to use the jumper pins to rectify problem. Just took some time that's all.
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