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Q: My newly build wont power on

My new build wont power on all I hear is a few high pitch sounds coming from what I think is the psu My specs SSD GB SAMSUNG Pro TB HDD from previous build it was working fine days ago TB HDD from previous build it was working fine days ago GPU GTX GB from previous build it was working fine days ago MSI GTX GAMING G GeForce GTX GB -Bit on it's way newly wont build power My on in the mail Case is pretty old and doesnt have a lid but it was working fine with my pervious buid PSU CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX V W ATX My newly build wont power on V v EPS V v PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC High Performance Power Supply My newly build wont power on from previous build it was working fine days ago Heatsink Scythe Ashura Universal Processor Cooler CPU Intel Core i - K Haswell Refresh Quad-Core GHz Motherboard MSI Z -Gaming Intel Z Motherboard Memory CORSAIR Vengeance GB x GB -Pin DDR SDRAM DDR PC Desktop Memory My newly build wont power on Please help me

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A: My newly build wont power on

Here's a list to work on from member TVeblen:
Strip it down and then add components back, one at a time, to try and isolate the offending component.

The test (power off, power cord unplugged):

• Disconnect everything externally connected except the mouse and keyboard (printers, USB devices). If you are not using a wired mouse and keyboard see if you can borrow one.

• Disconnect the power and data cables from all the drives inside the computer (Hard drives, DVD/CD drives).

• Remove all the cards installed in the PCI slots including the video card.

• Remove all the RAM sticks (same rules as above).

Now connect the power cord and turn the PC on.

• The motherboard should start beeping. You should get a beep code that tells you there is no memory. This is good, it means the processor is functioning and the motherboard is good so far.

• Now add one stick of memory in Slot A1 and power on. More beeping: "no video card" beep code. This is good.

• Then add the video card and connect it to the monitor. You should get no beeping and you should see the BIOS screens, ending with the message that there is no boot device.

If you get no video then switch the one memory stick installed for another one and test.

Continue adding components one at a time.

If at any point the PC fails the the last component added was the problem one.

If you removed everything and there is only the Motherboard (with integrated video), processor, and power supply to contend with and it does not POST or show anything on the screen, then the problem is one of those three.

If you have tested by using another power supply then you are down to two. CPUs rarely fail, so motherboard is the most likely guess.

Try performing a CLRTC or Clear CMOS as a last ditch effort, and check the 3v battery. Both long shots, but what do you have to lose at this point.

http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/348896-my-newly-build-wont-power.html
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The standby light came on, then when I press the power button (the board power button) the CPU fan / power supply fan came on for a few seconds, then turned off and now it wont turn on at all, though the standby light remains on.

I already tried to reset the CMOS, I haven't tried pop'n out the battery which I read somewhere might fix it, though it seam unlikely. and I tested the power supply which seams to be running fine.

Anyone have any clue what might be going on, and please don't tell me my shiney new board is toast .

-Thanks,
 

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My specs:

SSD 128GB SAMSUNG 850 Pro
1TB HDD (from previous build it was working fine 2 days ago)

2TB HDD(from previous build it was working fine 2 days ago)

GPU = GTX 680 2GB (from previous build it was working fine 2 days ago) MSI GTX 970 GAMING 4G GeForce GTX 970 4GB 256-Bit on it's way in the mail.

Case is pretty old and doesnt have a lid but it was working fine with my pervious buid)

PSU = CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX750 V2 750W ATX12V v2.31/ EPS12V v2.92 80 PLUS BRONZE Certified Active PFC High Performance Power Supply (from previous build it was working fine 2 days ago)

Heatsink = Scythe Ashura Universal Processor Cooler

CPU = Intel Core i7-4790K Haswell Refresh Quad-Core 4.0GHz

Motherboard = MSI Z97-Gaming 7 Intel Z97 Motherboard

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Please help me
 

A:New build wont power on

Disconnect everything except the monitor, cpu, ram. In fact, go down to 1 stick of ram. Will it POST now?
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/new-build-wont-power-on.206021/
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A:PC turns on then off (newly build)

Since you say the machine tries to boot, I'll assume the front panel connectors are correctly connected.
Make sure all cards, memory, and cables are properly seated. Including the 4pin/8pin motherboard power connector.
Try a different PSU. I had a PSU go out that acted this way, after an instant shutdown. Yours could be a DOA that acts the same way.
Try a single RAM module at a time. Switch modules if the first one doesn't help.
Try with all unnecessary components disconnected. Any damaged component can keep the PSU from receiving power good status.

 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/pc-turns-on-then-off-newly-build.212476/
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A:Newly build computer won't start

Go through the steps in this http://forums.techguy.org/hardware/580000-troubleshooting-guide-problem-builds.html
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/newly-build-computer-wont-start.993510/
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A:USB problems with a newly build system, please help

In Device Manager ensure all your Root Hub Power Management check boxes for shutting off to save power are UNchecked.
 

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I could not find what is causing the blue screens or fix it.

The blue screens happen at random times.
Its a clean install of Windows 7 retail,
All drivers on the PC are the Latest ones on the manufacturers site and I have the latest direct x installed.

I tried reinstalling windows, but that didn't help either

System Specs:
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I will attach the blue screens from before and after the New install

If i need to add any other information please say so.

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A:Random bluescreens on a newly build computer

What rating power supply did you use?
A 650W minimum should be ok there, less than 650W and
you may have problems.

Without reading those dump files, many random problems
can be caused by poor quality memory.

http://www.memtest.org/

Download a bootable ISO of memtest and run a memory test for
a couple of hours.
If tests fail, swap memory modules and see if that helps.
Check there's no grease or fingerprints on the gold contacts
as well.

Also, go through the motherboard BIOS, check no settings have been
change or overclocked byyour friend, hope that helps.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f299/random-bluescreens-on-a-newly-build-computer-507887.html
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A:Old build newly randomly pause-freezing?..

Ok, now I'm encountering a new issue. (Now posting from alternate computer...)

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I'm seriously thinking it's a driver issue, but now I can't even get the driver rolled back in time before it crashes and restarts... Any help?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/old-build-newly-randomly-pause-freezing.965178/
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A:Newly built PC won't power up

Have your read and followed the guide at the top of the forum for troubleshooting problem builds? If you follow the guide, you will find the cause of your problem.

Next depending on what cpu you installed, a 270W pw supply may be very underpowered. As an example, if you installed a 6400+ X2 with that power supply, that would really be asking for a problem. You might get by with that pw supply with one of the 65W cpus and a very low end video card.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/newly-built-pc-wont-power-up.809151/
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A:newly built pc wont even turn on

Things to check:
Did u plug in the TWO power plugs on the mobo...... 24 pin and the 4/8 pin by the CPU
When mounting the mobo in the case...make sure u have no xtra risers under the board
Try with only one memory stick
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/newly-built-pc-wont-even-turn-on.1150126/
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A:Newly built system won't power on

Welcome to Tech Spot.

As a new member, you're encouraged to read the guidelines/info you'll find on the links at Community and Posting Guidelines

Also, you've posted in the Introduction forum (So let me say "Hi" )

You'll find there's a CPUs, Chipsets and Mobos forum better suited for your question.
 

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A:No power to a newly built machine

We have all had a problem like this. It is likely that you have installed something incorrection, or unseated something while working on another component.
Then nearly 15% of all new builds have a problem with hardware
Can you try a borrowed power supply. Alternately, obtain a power supply tester... they Run $10 to $25, and will be invaluable for years.
Otherwise, you need to go back to the most simple, fundamental configuration such as a floppy drive and boot disk... and other such changes...
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A:Newly Built PC wont Load Bios

Is there a 4 or 8 pin connector near the CPU that needs a cable from the power supply to be plugged in, similar to Intel boards?
 

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A:Newly built system won't power on (CPU fan just twitches)

Take the motherboard out of the case, try running it that way. If it runs, remove extra standoffs from the case, or insert all the needed ones, put the board back. If not, start going through the steps in the "Problem build" sticky thread...
 

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A:[SOLVED] newly built computer wont burn dvd's

Hi john676,


Quote:




[11:44:02] ExpressUI Number of titles: 1
[11:44:02] ExpressUI 1. Unknown (2011) DVDRip XviD-MAXSPEED TORRENTZ FREE DOWNLOAD (Video Title, 1h 48m 33s)




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A:Need help troubleshooting a newly built pc that wont autoboot when powered on

borrowed a pc speaker from another pc in hopes of being able to get an answer from beep codes, but the speaker hast runneth silent. im at a standstill.
 

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A:Burn pc game iso to dvd but dvd burner wont read newly burnt dvd

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A:New Build no power-up: case's power supply or MB?

Well, I figured out the problem.
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A:Computer wont turn on with power switch but there is power going through it?

If it is a BIOS setting, removing the CMOS battery for a few minutes should clear it. Since you've already changed the battery more than once, it would seem that is not the problem. Considering what you already tried, it might be the motherboard itself or possibly the graphics card but my money is on the motherboard. Just to be sure do you have another graphics card to test with?
 

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A:computer wont power up/power button?

I had a similar problem once and someone told me its a virus attack.... Its probably the same for you too. I had to format the C: drive and re-install the OS then. You may try that too...
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/computer-wont-power-up-power-button.1011941/
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The power switches do go bad and can result in all kinds of strange behavior. You might try replacing the switch.

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A:New build - no power?

This sounds suspiciously like a dead motherboard. But the noise from the PSU it not something I have heard before.

Strip the PC back to the bare minimum of components so all you have connected is the mobo, PSU, monitor (use the onboard graphics if it has any) and the on/off reset switch. Remove the RAM, hard drive, CD drive/s, keyboard speakers etc. This should give you the POST screen when you switch it on. If it does not do that then the mobo or CPU is faulty. I would then return both of them for replacement.

It is possible that you have accidentally caused some damage from static, you should always earth yourself when touching anything inside a PC and the wearing or a wrist strap attached to an earth point is highly recommended, they are not expensive.
 

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A:New Build Wont Even Turn On

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/new-build-wont-post.1032318/
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1. Welcome to Tech Support Guy
2. These sort of problems are often long jobs to try and sort them
3. Therefore although I am more than prepared to help, please assure you that you will stay with the topic and although of course you may ask for help wherever you wish - it is often the case with a new build that I am making a series of suggestions AND those are being repeated on another site.
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well elminate what you can....

try everything in another boxz9 one you know works... find the faulty piece. or misconfigured....
 

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Are motherboard stand-offs being used?
 

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Check the 24 pin power connector to make sure its being fully inserted. Same way with CPU Power (8 pin).

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A:new build - power up problem

Re-check all your power and switch connections to the motherboard, unplug then replug them a few times.

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Bios has nothing to do with it.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/new-build-power-up-problem.777763/
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A:New build first boot no power

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cooler master 212 plus cpu fan
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OK now on to my problem. Every time i shut of my computer and it lasts a few hours off, i need to flip the power supply switch on the back for a few seconds to be able to turn it back on. I don't know what is causing this. I don't know if it is a setting on the bios or something wrong with the power supply. It is not a big problem but it gets kind of annoying after a while. Any help would be appreciated. PLEASE!!
 

A:Power problems with first build

Try resetting the bios to defaults or try updating the ASUS bios
 

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Does the CPU and case fans move at all, when pressing the power button?
 

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A:Power issues with first PC build

That list was hard to read because it is in all capitals. Did your power supply come with your case?
 

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A:Power Supply? For new build

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A:BSOD on a new build Wont Quit!!!

  
Quote: Originally Posted by adroc31


My 3 month old build is periodically crashing.
i have tested the ram with memstest and no errors
i have also updated my motherboards bios to the latest version & still no help
im not sure whats causing the issues i have attached the dump files of the last 2 batches of crashes one from a month ago...2 of which occured today...any help would be appriciated. you guys are awsome thank you in advance for taking the time to help

here are my specs:
CPU - Core i7 [email protected]
Motherboard - ASUS P6T SE
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Hi Adroc

these were caused by memory corruption. I would download a 3rd party app called memtestx86, burn it to cd, and run it for at least 7 passes

let us know if you need help

Ken


Code:
Built by: 7600.16539.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100226-1909
Debug session time: Mon Jun 7 20:11:22.240 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 4:31:29.364
BugCheck 1A, {8884, fffffa8007ae9e60, fffffa8007a8aac0, 302}
Probably caused by : memory_corruption ( nt!MiRelinkStandbyPage+c6 )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x1a_8884
PROCESS_NAME: svchost.exe

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A:Computer wont boot after new build?

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Please only ask your question once in one forum its against the rules to start multiple threads on the same subject

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A:New PC build, Wont activate video

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A:Monitor wont work - new build

Matthew said:





Will your display work if you *remove* your 4890 and use the onboard graphics?Click to expand...

No Unfortunately not.
 

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A:Nothing has power except fans and lights? New build.

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A:1st Build Power Supply Question

Over engineer the PS;

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A:Need help choosing a Power Supply for new build

The Corsair line of power supplies is excellent. If you are not comfortable with the 650 try the 750; what do you need from the 12v in amps/wattage for Crossfire? Will you be overclocking?

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