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  • #2269801

    no power light


    by deminc ·

    Hi every morning when i try to boot my comp I have to keep turning off and on the power to get a power light and boot up, when i hit the power all i get is the hard drive light and the fans and cd check but no hardware beep, and no boot, so i then have to keep swiching on and off eventually it will bootup but it takes around 10 minutes for the orange light to register does anyone have any suggestions

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    • #2536465


      by deminc ·

      In reply to no power light


    • #2536429

      Replace the Power Supply

      by thechas ·

      In reply to no power light

      I recommend a new power supply.

      As part of the start up sequence, the motherboard returns a power good signal to the power supply. If the power good signal is not received by the power supply after a few seconds, the power supply shuts down to protect the rest of the system.

      If it is not the power supply, the next suspect would be the motherboard itself.


    • #2536405

      power supply

      by deminc ·

      In reply to no power light

      Thank you Chas I think I will have to try what you suggest first it sounds like you are correct I will give a new one a try yhank you for your help regards deminc

    • #2536400

      replace the power supply

      by bldsm ·

      In reply to no power light

      and do it before the power supply starts fluctuating power thru the circuits which could cause more damage. Happened to me recently 3 times with different work machines. Bruce

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