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Computer not Booting up

by Kilm27 / January 4, 2007 2:33 PM PST

i just put in a new motherboard and a Pentium D into my computer. I try to start it and all it does is nothing, the fans start, the HDD led is light and so is the led for cd and floppy drive. i think it could have something to do with the powersupply but i am not sure. can anyone help please

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Could be the PSU...but you haven't told us enough to
by VAPCMD / January 4, 2007 10:40 PM PST

even make an educated guess.

How big (in watts) is the PSU ? What make and model is it ?

What else is in the system.

VAPCMD

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a generic psu
by Kilm27 / January 5, 2007 5:20 AM PST

its a 450watts power supply

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Again...what else is in the system ? and exactly what PSU is
by VAPCMD / January 5, 2007 9:50 AM PST
In reply to: a generic psu

it ? Generic is meaningless to me ... some 450W PSUs are good and others are barely qualify above junk. There's a big difference in PSUs for systems with 3-4 HDDs, 2 DVD burners, and a GPU that want at least 350-450W and 30 AMPs.

VAPCMD

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