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Windows 7: possible bad power supply?

11 Sep 2013   #1
blkjettaman

win 7 pro 64 bit
 
 
possible bad power supply?

got home tonight hit power button got nothing.hit power button a few more times finally i see a faint blue light on front and hear fans try to start and then shut off.look insde and see motherboard has two lights on so i figure its getting power.try again hit button a few more times it powers up and then dies 10 minutes later.unplug pc now and went out for three hours came back tried again and it started up and is now running for about a hour with no problems.i see all fans running and no odd noises.any ideas thanks


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11 Sep 2013   #2
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Hello BLK depending on how confident you are and if you have a dektop more to the point (no specs mate) try this

PSU - Jump Start

then Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot
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