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Strange Power issue

by Bubbain66 / August 21, 2007 5:41 AM PDT

For the last few days my Pc would not start up. i figured it was a PSU or motherboard issue. i opend it up, attempted to start it with another powers supply, it didnt work. i then started another Pc with my PSU and it started up. i then took all my components out of the pc , checked the CPU, reinstaled all hardware correctly. I tried a jumper on the power switch conectors, didnt start. Light on motherboard is on when there is power, but i did notice, that after i unplug it, there is a small power surge, turning the fans for a second. this happens about 10 seconds after the power is disconected. I figured out, that if i use the switch on my power supply, turn it on for a few minutes, then turn it off, and when the fans turn, i switch it back on, and it will start!! But nothing happens when i use the power button in the front of my case.
Not everytime, but i can start it up this way. any ideas what the heck my problem is?

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