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Windows 7: Partial Boot

19 Jan 2011   #11
Anthony

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MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

What's your hard drive / DVD arrangement and how are they connected to the motherboard?


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20 Jan 2011   #12
wysiwyg

Vista Ultimate 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Both sata cnnections,

Would the Post splash screen show if the CPU was faulty.?

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21 Jan 2011   #13
wysiwyg

Vista Ultimate 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Can anyone tell me if the Post Splash Screen will show with a faulty CPU.?
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21 Jan 2011   #14
Anthony

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MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wysiwyg View Post
Can anyone tell me if the Post Splash Screen will show with a faulty CPU.?
Hard to tell. Depends on what is damaged on the CPU. Try re-seating it, have a look at the pins with a magnifier to see if there is any dirt, cooling paste, or if there is any noticeable damage.

Also make sure you have connected the CPU Fan to the right connector on the motherboard.

Good Luck!!
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21 Jan 2011   #15
SIW2

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Vista x64 / 7 X64
 
 

Unplug the cpu amd see how far you get on the bios screen.
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