PC Won't Boot Up

  Danny D 08:00 27 Apr 2005
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Help.

My 4 yr old pc at home won't boot up. I power up, the machine & read lights go on and the disc spins. I get a "No Signal" message on the screen.

Two weeks ago I had the same problem. I replaced the motherboard battery and everything was fine.

Is the battery being dead a symptom of something else.

I am poised holding a sledgehammer wondering if I should give the machine the big 'E' as it may not be financial sense to repair it if it is something lke the M/Board that is faulty.

Danny

  BurrWalnut 08:08 27 Apr 2005

Check the connection/cable from PC to monitor.

  lotvic 20:30 27 Apr 2005

I would try another battery, you never know, you may have been unlucky enough to have replaced the dead one with a duff one....

Also check the mem sticks are properly in their slots. (and all the other cards and connections)

  woodchip 20:39 27 Apr 2005

Just try reconnecting all the plugs. But it may be the PSU. and just maybe the old mobo it still OK

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