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Q: New 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 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

Memory = CORSAIR Vengeance 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory

Please help me

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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?

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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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When I plug it in and turn it on, the power light on the motherboard turns on and the cpu fan starts to move then immediately stops.

I have tried reseating all the connections, and I tried different memory from my main pc, but with no change in result.

Can anyone suggest what could be wrong or how I could test for problems?

Any help is appreciated.
 

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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.

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

Well, I figured out the problem.
I am planning to re-do the older mini-itx system I have; it has gotten riddled with Trojan software for kids downloading games; it basically has been de-commissioned already.

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A:Power Supply Wont Power up - Gigabyte ga-ma790fx & AMD Phenom 9850

if I read the specifications right on your mobo... it implies that it has the 4 pin PCI-e input(power) but it also has the 8pin ATX power conector. (it may be simply removing a cap that is actually right next to the 4 pin connector, thus making it an 8 pin connector (thats how it was on my mobo)

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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 on after power loss

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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...
 

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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 post

When the GPU fan spins up really loud in many cases its because the power cable(s) are not plugged into the back of the graphics card.

Did you also check the guide at the top of this section for troubleshooting builds?
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/new-build-wont-post.1032318/
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A:New build wont boot at all

well elminate what you can....

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

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A:New build and wont turn on

http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic53866.html
 

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A:New Build Wont Even Turn On

What is your new motherboard? You said the your old board/CPU works in the new case, right? Your new motherboard and it's CPU might not be compatible...
 

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A:My first pc build wont start.

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.
4. If you wish to proceed with my assistance - when your reply we will start
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/my-first-pc-build-wont-start.1156988/
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A:new build - no power to CPU i5 3450

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

You can get a false positive with a PSU tester as it does not test the power supply under load. You could have the correct voltages with no load but under load one or more voltages could fail.

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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 problems with first build

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A:New build first boot no power

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/new-build-first-boot-no-power.169887/
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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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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/new-build-power-up-problem.777763/
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A:New build power issue

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http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/new-build-power-issue.169947/
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A:Computer wont boot after new build?

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A:New PC build, Wont activate video

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Both 8pin and 24pin is connected to the motherboard. I have tried to connect the monitor to both the onboard GPU and the ATI 4890 GPU with wvery cable possible.. but with no result..

Also, I have gone through a checklist I found on another webpage and EVERYTHING seems to be installed correctly.


I get the following series of beep codes;

1 short beep then a long break

then 1 beep and two seconds after another 2 beeps.

then a little break on a few seconds

then another beep.


Any ideas??

Thanks


/David
 

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: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:
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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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I don't routinely use many usb devices, only my mouse and keyboard and every now and then my ipod. I figure the issue is likely either the power supply or the motherboard. The ps is almost two years old while the motherboard is only about three months old.
 

A:Computer wont start, power supply wont start, blinking led

It sounds to me like your PSU is the problem, get a hold of another and plug it to your computer and see if that will make it start, if it doesn't it might be BOTH your motherboard and PSU. A bad PSU will burn a motherboard.
 

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A:New Build Kernel-Power Event ID:41 Task Category (63)

Hello xcvtop.

Kernel-Power Event ID:41 indicates to abnormal shutdown ... it may be caused by various reasons. If you post it following the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions, it may give us some more hint about what actually is going on there.

http://www.sevenforums.com/bsod-help-support/301595-new-build-kernel-power-event-id-41-task-category-63-a.html
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A:Help! Semi new build, No post, no power to keyboard, no display

Nickdangelo6, This is not a direct answer to your problem with you new build. Instead, I am going to talk about how to approach your vendor and ask for help with doing return on an item the did not work ever.Just tell the vendor that you have worked with personal computers parts before and you have friends that advice you. Tell them you were very careful when putting things together and used only compatible things.Do not mention anything that might even suggest you did anything wrong. Because you did not do anything wrong.Be polite and talk in a manner that shows you are confident and want the vendor to arrange for a way to replace the bad board.I do hope that will help you. 

http://www.computerhope.com/forum/index.php/topic,155953.0.html
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A:Build 10547 confusing power&sleep settings

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http://www.tenforums.com/windows-insider/25818-build-10547-confusing-power-sleep-settings.html
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i have removed everything but the mobo, psu, cpu and screen/mouse.
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like i said i haven't even got it working yet!

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jamie x
 

A:Newbie PC build no power to keyboard/mouse, no output to monitor

complete specs would be nice; it would give us an idea of what hardware you're using. it could be something as simple as an underpowered PSU or faulty RAM. make sure the processor is seated correctly and that the memory sticks are properly clipped into place.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/newbie-pc-build-no-power-to-keyboard-mouse-no-output-to-monitor.157498/
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A:psu death & slave hdd short circut, new computer build, now xp wont boot.

If, as appears to be the case, you are trying to boot the new hardware on the old Windows installation on the HDD, that ain't going to happen.

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The new hardware is being force fed the wrong code by all the "old" drivers and is violently objecting.

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/psu-death-slave-hdd-short-circut-new-computer-build-now-xp-wont-boot.582052/
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PVENDOR:Ubisoft (www.ubisoft.com)
PGUID:7C11154F-3539-4CB5-979D-EF7913473E53
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A:PC wont power up

Check the motherboard for swollen or leaking capacitors, they look something like this: http://www.macmedics.com/images/imac-logicaboard-with-leaking-capacitors.jpg

If this has happened, you will probably need a new motherboard. It is repairable, but it's a difficult soldering job.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/pc-wont-power-up.708432/