Determine if motherboard is fried? Tags: Motherboards Gateway Last response: June 5, 2009 3:28 AM in Motherboards Share doug68 June 5, 2009 2:34:16 AM i got a question, ive got a gateway 3250s that someone said the motherboard was fried. Is there a way to determine if its bad besides hooking it all up? from inspection it looks fine.....was going to piece it together for the kids... More about : determine motherboard fried | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove astor June 5, 2009 3:28:29 AM Aside from burns on the circuits, I think it's be hard to tell if a board is fried without actually plugging it in. But I'm not entirely certain. My board is dying but visibly it looks fine. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Motherboards>Determine if motherboard is fried?> Related ressources: ForumCPU or mobo fried ? Please help me determine ForumMotherboard fried or what? ForumGround Loop Fried My Motherboard ? ForumHow to know if your motherboard is fried ? ForumIs my motherboard fried ? ForumFried CPU or faulty GPU? ForumFried the Cpu? ForumI think I fried my HD 4870... ForumMemory Voltage Setting - How to Determine ForumMoBo fried or possibly the case? ForumUmm, I think I pretty much "half fried " (baked?) my 8120! ForumIs my Venice fried ? ForumK7T266 fried ?!? ForumPower Surge Fried my ud3r?? ForumSo many cases... only two eyeballs and one fried brain ForumFried Motherboard ForumI fried a DIMM and a DIMM slot - now what? ForumFried Socket AM2 chip? Now what?! ForumNew Z77 board, MSI Mpower or Asrock Extreme4? ForumGigabyte Motherboard and Asus Graphics Card problems More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !