[Nelug] Fried mobo? AM2. Wont start.
sc0tt at x0f.org
Wed Sep 26 17:22:45 UTC 2007
I cant get as fa as BIOS. It literally will not start. At all. No
fans, no beep code, no graphics nothing.
> On 9/26/07, *Scott Wilcox* < sc0tt at x0f.org <mailto:sc0tt at x0f.org>> wrote:
> Along with what Dougie said, I'd check that the board isn't using
> 'n quiet' either. I've had many issues with that feature with it not
> even working at times. That lead to the CPU fan not spinning quick
> enough and my machine just dying.
> Dougie Nisbet wrote:
> > James Grabham wrote:
> >> OK, PC randomly sut down, and wouldnt switch back on. Never a good
> >> thing. Power light on case works fine. CPU fan will twich when
> >> power button is pressed. I tried a different PSU, and the
> usual PSU
> >> works fine in another PC. I dont do any overclocking.
> > Any possibility that it could be overheating? I had this for a while
> > when I moved my PC onto a carpet, and it no longer got ventilation
> > from underneath. Took me ages to track it down because it usually
> > happened overnight during the virus scan. What was happening was
> > I had the BIOS configured to auto shutdown if the mobo and/or cpu
> > temperature exceeded a certain threshold. Normally it was ok but
> > during the night when it was doing the virus scan it appeared to
> > overheat.
> > Bit of a long shot, but might be worth checking your BIOS
> settings for
> > temperature and ventilation generally.
> > Dougie
Definately dead board for me then.
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