Building a computer, but it won't boot

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Nick - Jul 1, 2011 at 07:42 AM
xpcman Posts 19530 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 - Jul 1, 2011 at 04:04 PM
I'm building a computer, it's all built, but the motherboard won't POST. the system status light on the motherboard is on. Here's the weird thing, when I hit the power button, all of the fans move for a split second (like a twitch), and then go back to still. All the power plugs are plugged in, and I already tried resetting the CMOS. My next step is just to take it all apart and rebuild it from scratch, testing it as I go.



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xpcman Posts 19530 Registration date Wednesday October 8, 2008 Status Contributor Last seen June 15, 2019 1,829
Jul 1, 2011 at 04:04 PM
a rebuild is the best bet. You might be shorting out the MB to the case, have a bad power supply or just a bad MB.

Good Luck
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