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Changed Motherboards, computer won't start at all, so I can't reinstall windows.

I've changed motherboards, but when I press the power button the computer won't start at all. The green light is there but no fans spin. Because of this I can't re install windows. Please help.
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    Laight said:
    I've changed motherboards, but when I press the power button the computer won't start at all. The green light is there but no fans spin. Because of this I can't re install windows. Please help.


    You have bought your PC as a complete system from a dealer, now's the time to take advantage of their tech support line. You should also consult the manuals for the various components of your system. Assuming your PC can reach the Windows desktop, running a virus checker is also a wise precaution, particularly if your PC is ever connected to the Internet -- viruses can

    It causes various symptoms that mimic hardware problems, such as spontaneous reboots, system and application crashes, random glitches on the screen, corrupted hard disk data, disappearing partitions, system slowdowns, and hard drives that won't boot.
  3. Laight said:
    I've changed motherboards, but when I press the power button the computer won't start at all. The green light is there but no fans spin. Because of this I can't re install windows. Please help.


    You have bought your PC as a complete system from a dealer, now's the time to take advantage of their tech support line. You should also consult the manuals for the various components of your system. Assuming your PC can reach the Windows desktop, running a virus checker is also a wise precaution, particularly if your PC is ever connected to the Internet -- viruses can

    It causes various symptoms that mimic hardware problems, such as spontaneous reboots, system and application crashes, random glitches on the screen, corrupted hard disk data, disappearing partitions, system slowdowns, and hard drives that won't boot.


    Hi Shatarupa i wanted to check whats the exact solution for it? I have interchanged a Biostar mobo where i had a similar problem.
  4. shatarupa said:
    Laight said:
    I've changed motherboards, but when I press the power button the computer won't start at all. The green light is there but no fans spin. Because of this I can't re install windows. Please help.


    You have bought your PC as a complete system from a dealer, now's the time to take advantage of their tech support line. You should also consult the manuals for the various components of your system. Assuming your PC can reach the Windows desktop, running a virus checker is also a wise precaution, particularly if your PC is ever connected to the Internet -- viruses can

    It causes various symptoms that mimic hardware problems, such as spontaneous reboots, system and application crashes, random glitches on the screen, corrupted hard disk data, disappearing partitions, system slowdowns, and hard drives that won't boot.


    Hi Shatarupa i wanted to check whats the exact solution for it? I have interchanged a Biostar mobo where i had a similar problem.


    Did you update BIOS while system is running. Updating BIOS improperly might have caused system failure, please do not hesitate to contact Biostar and download their relevant drivers and settings for your new rig
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