No P.O.S.T

  User-312386 16:05 13 Dec 2005

Hi all

My computer started started to restart for no reason sunday night. On monday night, tried to start it with no POST (not a single beep) whatsoever. The AMD64 fan turns, the chipset fan turns and so does the PCI-Express card.

I am at a loss. I went out and bought a new PSU last night to see if that was the problem and still no POST.

I am at a loss guys/girls

Specs are Windows XP
AMD64 3000(socket 939), PCI-Express Graphics ATI600, 600Watt PSU, 180GB SATA drive and a 120GB PATA slave drive

  stalion 16:22 13 Dec 2005

what memory have you installed if two sticks try removing one at a time and booting

  User-312386 16:24 13 Dec 2005

Sorry i should have said. I have twin Corsair 3200 184 pins

I have taken them out and reseated one and visa versa

I did that last night and should have said

  stalion 16:33 13 Dec 2005

this is a list of the beep codes no beeps is according to this psu or system board problem wait for someone else to offer some ideas
click here

  woodchip 16:37 13 Dec 2005

No post!!!! MOBO if PSU OK

  woodchip 16:38 13 Dec 2005

You could try removing hardware power from drives and remove card all bar Graphics the see if it posts

  User-312386 16:39 13 Dec 2005

how do i know which one though woodchip?

Chicken or Egg theory here mate

  woodchip 16:40 13 Dec 2005

If you get a Post put hardware back one at a time

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:44 13 Dec 2005

"My computer started started to restart"

If PSU ok then above is symptoms of Overheat/ CPU failure

  User-312386 17:46 13 Dec 2005

i was measuring the temps all along as thats what i thought however the temps never went above 49C

  User-312386 21:02 13 Dec 2005

Just ordered a new MOBO

Will report back in a few days

I will not tick this as resolved yet

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Best Black Friday Deals 2017

How modern book design was influenced by illustrated manuscripts

Best Black Friday Apple Deals 2017

Les meilleurs logiciels de montage vidéo gratuits (en 2017)