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Weird boot issue.Computer needs to be unplugged after 2 uses

I'm having a very frustrating issue with my computer and so far no forum has given me good advice so now I'm here. About a month ago my computer just stopped working, wouldn't boot at all. I took it to a specialist and he told me to replace my motherboard. I bought a new motherboard and installed it and my computer worked, but after using it for a few days it became apparent something was still wrong. My computer will work fine for 2 uses, no lag on games or any glitches. But when I press the power button after using my pc 2 times prior nothing happens, I have to unplug it for hours before I can use it for another 2 uses before it has to be unplugged again. Now I'm stuck in this cycle of using my pc twice, unplugging it and doing the same thing over and over again. On other forums I was told to reinstall windows, I've done that and it didnt fix the issue, I've tested the ram and it is fine, the gpus are fine. I just discovered yesterday that the computer specialist didn't even test my psu so I'm leaning towards that as the issue, I've got another computer I can test the psu in so I'll get back to the thread on how that turns out. The problem just seems so odd to me, I've looked online and i couldn't fine a single person experiencing the same thing. I'm just looking for a second opinion here and maybe some more ideas on some tests I can run to try and figure this out, thanks.

Amd fx6300 3.5ghz cpu with corsair h60 liquid cooler
2 r9 280x crossfire
16gbs ddr3 1600mhz ram
Asus 970 pro gaming motherboard
Evga 850w 80+gold pay
6 case fans (heat isn't an issue)
Windows 10

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In reply to: Weird boot issue.Computer needs to be unplugged after 2 uses

Remove one of the gpu's....test.

unplugged after 2 uses.
Define a use.

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I've tested the gpus already as I said they're fine. By use I mean turning on the computer, browsing the internet, and playing games

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The test is just that.

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It does not mean the GPUs are suspect but the rest of the machine. Unplugging one can give us direction.

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Remember that's a classic shop hound build.

In reply to: Weird boot issue.Computer needs to be unplugged after 2 uses

You usually see these after a year or 2. You pick over the machine as best you can (I use SPECCY at ) and work the list of possible issues.

This is NOT to say what I find is it. We hope that something from the SPECCY reading will help or fix it but these tend to far too often need a few new big components like motherboard and PSU. NEVER RULE OUT HEAT. Only your new techs do that.

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