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Q: Computer turns on but doesn't boot up

ok well i ll start by giving the type of computer i am messing with it is an HP pavilion turns Computer on doesn't but boot up A W and heres the problem a couple of days ago my girlfriends family came to me Computer turns on but doesn't boot up with a computer problem it turns out that her sister was rough handling the computer while Computer turns on but doesn't boot up it was plugged in and completly ruined the power supply the input on it was broken and knocked loose and they said when they turn it on it starts up the fans run for a second and then it cuts off so i brought it home with me switched out the power supply with an equal w Bestec power supply i booted the computer up fine numerous times with no problems at all Well they bring it home and plug it in only to run into the same problem it starts up the fans run and then it cuts off numerous times before i unplug it Now i am a little knowledgeable on computers ive built many of my own and i have never run into this problem I have even gone as far as unplugging the chasis fan the hard drive as well as the disc drive and any media ports on the front of the computer to see if wattage was the case and as far as im concerned it isnt Now the funny thing is the fans do seem to run a little weaker here than they do at my house Now it is a Pin mother board and i was messing around with it and when i bring it down to just Pin it runs about like it did at my house the fans dont seem to be running weak at all but it still wont boot up it just keeps running in a cycle it starts up runs for a couple seconds and dies with no screen at all Yes ive unplugged everything before putting in the new PS i mean ive even went as far as putting in a new CPU any suggestions I knew i hated HP for a reason as well as any OEM computers and this is why i build my own nbsp

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A: Computer turns on but doesn't boot up

Bestec power supplies are not good at all. The original supply could have taken out the motherboard with it. The CPU is probably ok

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So I was just sitting down watching a gaming stream online when all of a sudden i hear a beep My monitor goes blank but my computer still appears to be on I then decide to try and restart my computer it gets as far as the windows XP loading screen and stops so i try to restart again This time it manages to get past the loading screen but then a small blue box with nothing inside appears on my screen I restart again and this time i get a blue screen with text detailing the issue and that i should restart before more damage is caused I restart and this time nothing happens The computer turns on but nothing else It sounds as if the psu fan is speeding up Doesn't But Up Computer On Boot Turns and slowing down continuously It s a hard noise to describe It doesn t feel like the psu fan is blowing any air out when i put my hand next to it am i right to Computer Turns On But Doesn't Boot Up think that i have a dead psu or is it something much worse S thankyou for anyone that can provide advice and thoughts on this Computer Turns On But Doesn't Boot Up situations EDIT I m beginning to think it is the graphics card the sound which i originally thought was coming from the psu seems to be coming from my graphics card It would make sense seeing as the monitor went blank but the computer remained on Now the question is is my graphics card dead nbsp

A:Computer Turns On But Doesn't Boot Up

Hello Turco17

My name is Gagandeep and I work for the Social Media and Community Team at Dell.
I regret that you are having problems with your system. I would be glad to assist you.
As mentioned earlier by you the system does not goes past windows xp.
Try booting the system in safe mode.
In safe mode go to msconfig and try disabling the services to check if the computer boots up in normal mode or not.
To go in msconfig:
Click Start and go to Run.
Type ‘’msconfig’’
Under msconfig go to the ‘’services’’ tab.
Please let me know the findings. Glad to help.
Thank you for choosing Dell.
Thanks & Regards
Dell_Gagandeep_k
Dell Social Media Responder
You can reach us at:
https://www.facebook.com/dell
http://en.community.dell.com/
https://twitter.com/#!/dellcares
 

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Hi ghostlander, welcome. We need more information about your computer. This will be a good start. http://static.techguy.org/download/SysInfo.exe

The only changes made yesterday was the installation of System tools. Would that screw my computer over?Click to expand...

Can you explain this in more detail please?
 

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A:Computers turns on but monitor doesn't boot up

OK, first of all no one [other than you] has any idea what we are attempting to fix/troubleshoot. Post ALL of your exact system specs; ie exact mb, exact ram, exact video card [if used] exact pw supply, etc, etc. Note do not post 8gig of ram; post the exact brand and model# Do that for all of your parts.

If this is a big box system ie dell, hp, whatever, post the exact make and model# If you have a service tag# post that as well.
 

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Something not connected or seated correctly would be my guess. Can you list the hardware you have?
 

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A:My Computer Turns On But The Monitor Doesn't ?

This sounds like a computer problem and not a monitor problem. Try another monitor first, to rule that out
 

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I have helped somebody who had a similar issue and it was the motherboard being shorted out by the case. We took the motherboard out of the case and it booted up just fine. Something you might want to try before purchasing new components.
 

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A:Computer turns on but will not boot

Try this helpful post: Tutorial: No POST (Power On Self Test)
Sounds like it may be something quite simple
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A:Computer turns on but does not boot.

what are you running
video card
cpu
m/board
ram
power supply
brand
model
wattage

check the listings in the bios for voltages and temperatures and post them


check the mouse batteries

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A:Computer Turns on but won't Boot

is it making any beeps at all
 

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what are you running
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A:Computer turns on but will not boot

Have you got the keyboard in the correct port? Often people swear blind that they have and in reality they have plugged it in the mouse socket... Have a look and report back to the forum.
 

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A:Computer turns on but will not boot

Can it boot to safemode?
 

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A:Computer turns on..then off. Unable to boot.

shootingmypc said:

When I turn on the computer it boots to the part of the windows XP screen where the little bars are going across the screen then it stops. Its stops as in the power cuts off.

This may help but when it cuts off i can't press the power button to turn it on again. I have to unplug the cord from the outlet. Replug it. Then i can use the power button to turn it on.

Thinking it was a Windows thing i tryed booting off a Knoppix CD. It still would cut off before it finished booting.

I haven't tryed safe mode for Windows but i dont think that is going to help much.

So do I need a new power supply? I've tryed different cords, and that doesn't work. I have tryed the cord in different outlets. I have even went as far to unpluging the USB/Firewire/two moniters thinking they were taking a lot of power.

My computer is about 4 years old so could of the power supply just died?

Stats:
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Random motherboard.

I went to freetechsupport (website chat) and asked that question. They said it was most likey the power supply.

Help Click to expand...

Yep most likely power supply
 

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A:Computer turns on but will not boot past bios

The first thing that springs to mind that you have not mentioned is the PSU
You don't mention the make or if it is new,
I have had new psu's fail within the first couple of months of building a new system, this is why I always use Thermaltake or Antec
 

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Hi ShikariAtryao. Welcome to TSF!

This could be a number of issues. Bad PSU, intermittent RAM module(s), bad device in your system, etc. If you have more than one RAM module, try removing all of them except for one and try booting again. Make sure that the one module you use is in the correct slot as well. Step through that process exchanging RAM modules until you've tried them all and see if you're able to boot.

You could also disconnect devices such as your CD/DVD player (both data and power cable) and try booting again. It's basically a process of illimination. Also check the power cable to the motherboard and such.

One other thing is to check the little cables that connect usually to the edges of the motherboard. One of them is for your HDD, one if for the POWER LED, etc. There are usually several of them. Make sure they are all seated correctly as well.

Good day!

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A:Solved: Computer turns on but does not boot after new PSU installation.

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A:Computer turns itself off on normal mode, but doesn't turn itself off on safe mode.

reboot your computer ,as it reboots tap the (f8)key choose last know good configuration

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The motherboard is shot, probably because of the initial bad power supply
 

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A:Graphics card problem, computer turns on, beeps, and wont boot.

1 long beep followed by 2 short beeps indicates an issue with your graphics card, replace it
 

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A:Computer doesn't boot

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A:Computer Doesn't Always Boot

Let's try this for starters. Borrow a working keyboard and mouse. Plug those instead of your own. Reboot. Keep me posted. Change BIOS settings to default. Make sure you have a copy of your former settings.
 

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?I assume you already set UEFI's Secure Boot to Disabled and Legacy Boot [somewhere in that menu] to Enabled?

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A:Computer Doesn't Boot

Start by checking your disks. Go to Start > Run, and type:

chkdsk X: /f

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A:My computer doesn't boot.

Hello and welcome to Techspot!

So you system was working before and suddenly has stopped? You have made no changes recently?

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A:Computer doesn't boot

"connect my pc to the light" can you explain what you mean by this?
 

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A:Computer Doesn't Boot

is it reading from your hard drive at startup, Im assuming that you have no display on your monitor but from the sounds of it the computer is starting up but not displaying anything. Do you have any beep codes or anything of that sort? Also did you burn in your computer after it was built?
 

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A:Help: CPU turns on but monitor doesn't

doesn't have onboard VGA slot?? I'm not sure what was meant by that statement, so I'll just run throught some basic things to check and some additional info you need to provide.

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A:Computer powers up, but doesn't boot

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A:My computer doesn't boot up to windowsxp

I think Power Supply
Even though you get power, the power supply may still be giving incorrect voltages

But do the voltage disperse thing first (as a hopeful test)

Pull out all the power
Hold down the power on switch for 30 secs
Put the power cord back in
Turn on

 

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A:Computer doesn't want to fully boot up.

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A:Dell computer doesn't boot up

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A:Computer doesn't boot anymore

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A:Why Doesn't Make Computer Boot?

Hello and welcome to Techspot.

I fear that your cpu may also be a victim.

The only way to find out for sure is if you can test it in another system.

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A:Computer froze and now doesn't even boot.

Try reseating the video card/memory.

If that doesn't work:
I would try unplugging your machine from power, holding down the power button for a minute, then plugging it back in.

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A:computer doesn't boot after defragment

please help
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A:[SOLVED] My computer doesn't boot

To start out, please post the make and model of your laptop.

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A:Computer doesn't boot up properly

Welcome to TSF! Thanks for posting the Specs on your system. It appears to be a custom-built PC. Did you build it yourself then? Or buy it from a Computer Store?

In any case it's an XP-era computer, about 8 years old or so. You'll need to do some testing on the RAM, Hard Drive, and Motherboard. Here's my modified Troubleshooting Guide that you can use for this: So many problems
Please see POST #5, by BIGBEARJEDI.
[you'll notice this Guide is geared towards laptops, but works just as well for troubleshooting desktops. Simply ignore the test items on things such as the AC Adapter and the DC Power Jack.]

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Run the tests, answer back our questions, and let us know how it goes.

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A:Computer power up, doesn't boot

Yes, the heatsink/fan assembly can be "stuck" to the top of the cpu by heat transfer compounds.

Re non booting, do you have any more detail, such as odd things which may have been happening prior to the pc failing to start. Also, confirm nothing is appearing at all on the screen - no post text. Has anything been changed prior to this happening.
 

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A:Computer doesn't boot up every time.

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A:Computer randomly doesn't boot.

what power supply

make
model
wattage

when you say it does not boot,do you hear the single post beep or any series of beeps

what does the bios list for the voltages

the battery can cause all types of problems,replace it and see if that improves the problem

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A:Computer doesn't boot with DVD player connected

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A:Computer freezes randomly or doesn't boot

i think it could be the motherboard. did you install any new hardware/any usb ports damaged? are usb devices recognized on your computer? temps seem to be fine.
 

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A:HELP! I've replaced my mobo and PSU and my computer STILL! doesn't boot

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Question: How I rename the file back to return the computer to normal.

I tried a Windows XP CD but the Console it doesn't recognize the hard drive.

Is it possible to create a restore CD in ANOTHER computer to boot with the CD and have access to the hard disk so I can rename the file back? and How to create the CD?

Windows XP SP 3 Home version
Compaq Presario V5000

A:How to rename a file if computer doesn't boot?

You could boot up with an Ubuntu Live CD to access and rename that file. That's just one way to do it.
In the future use anti-virus software to scan for and quarantine or delete viruses.

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A:Brand New Computer and Vista Doesn't Boot

Best to ring dell support as your warrenty will in ensure you get a new machine if they cant fix your current one

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A:Computer almost doesn't boot after suddenly being unplugged. Help?

The most likely thing that happened was that the BIOS/UEFI reset itself to defaults. Some of those default settings could be different than the ones set before this happened.

A typical one is if the SATA mode is IDE as default but was set to AHCI to install Windows. But that change usually results in a bluescreen error. Do you know what your preferred BIOS setting were?

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A:Computer doesn't boot into hard drive(s)

When you say it hangs when trying to boot from your hard drives, do you get any kind of message? Or just a blinking cursor in the top left of your screen?

Also, I'm assuming you are using the default boot manager to choose which OS to boot?

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A:Random characters, computer doesn't boot

Here's a bump, if needed.

What does HP say about the symptoms? What you relate as the response to F10 from the spash screen does not resemble the expected challenges asking to confirm your intentions to access the recovery partition. Yet you conclude that it boots normally.

If you made a set of CDs for System Recovery (HP oem load), this may duplicate what you termed HP Recovery. One of the options may be to restore the Recovery Partition.

Any of this deletes user files & applications.

You could pursue this as a virus/malware attack, but I doubt that it is worth the effort.
 

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A:After Vista SP2 upgrade, computer doesn't boot

do you have the vista recovery disc? if not you can download it here and boot your pc to do a repair http://neosmart.net/blog/2008/window...disc-download/

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ESET has a 'removal' tool ... Standalone malware removal tools - ESET Knowledgebase

Scroll down to the Win32/OlmarikTdl4

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A:Lan Card Turns off When computer turns on?!

Make and model of computer?
Make and model of the LAN card?

What, if any, error messages are you getting?
Have you gone into Properties for the LAN card to see if it has any diagnostics?
 

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