Pc randomly turning off and on

  Scott2017 19:23 05 May 2017
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Hi just built my first pc it seems to just turn off and on repeatedly tried it without memory still the same thing could this be a power supply problem thanks

  Bris 19:58 05 May 2017

It does this because during the POST the motherboard detects a problem with hardware and hits the reset button which causes the PSU to recycle and so the loop continues.

Remove all devices from the motherboard except one memory module and try powering up, if it still happens then either you have a problem with the motherboard, the CPU, or the RAM module.

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