Hello all, Just built a new system which was an amd athlon 64 3000 754 pin and I think an MSI K8T mother board. All installed, pressed the power switch and nothing, just the fans spinning, no post beep and the monitor just stays black. All I know is, the mother board seems to be working fine and I dont think the gfx card is the problem as I removed it and the same problem occurs. I have an MSI Bracket diagnostics and it came up with four red lights, which means a possible damaged or not installed properly processor. I definately installed it correctly as it fit in nice and snug and the heatsink went on perfect. Do you think I should get a refund on the processor?
Hey the spires, everyone else. I was pretty ignorant actually. I have finally connected the cpu power connector lol, but at least I didn't read your post "the spires" before I done that. Hehe, how stupid of me. Anyway, it finally got past the four red lights and now it had 1 green and three red, which I hadn't a clue, but in the end figured it out and it came down to a faulty stick of ram, so took it out and used the other one, so going to get a refund on the other stick. anyway it all booted up and posted, and I forgot to plug the power into the dvd drive. Anyway, thanks for all your help. The system should run really well now.
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