Power supply failure symptoms Tags: Power Supplies Computer Components Last response: November 2, 2009 4:45 PM in Components Share Anonymous a b ) Power supply November 2, 2009 4:25:13 PM The computer starts up, but doesn't boot. The monitor doesn't display anything like it isn't on. The fan sounds like the computer is overheating but nothing else happens. Is the power supply on its way out? Any help would be appreciated. More about : power supply failure symptoms Scotteq November 2, 2009 4:45:57 PM http://www.informit.com/articles/article.aspx?p=31105&s... Quote:Any power-on or system startup failures or lockups. Spontaneous rebooting or intermittent lockups during normal operation. Intermittent parity check or other memory-type errors. Hard disk and fan simultaneously failing to spin (no +12v). Overheating due to fan failure. Small brownouts cause the system to reset. Electric shocks felt on the system case or connectors. Slight static discharges disrupt system operation. ..and as always: If at any time you let the Magic Smoke out of the computer, that is always a bad, bad thing... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPower supply failure? Forum SolvedPower supply failure????? Forum SolvedPossible Power Supply Failure Forum SolvedPower Supply Failure? Forum SolvedPower Supply Failure Forum Boot UP issues after a Power Supply Failure ! Forum SolvedPower Supply failure? Please help! Forum SolvedPower supply failure Forum SolvedPower supply failure? Forum Severe Power Supply Problems- Power Supply Failure Forum Power supply failure? Burning smell? Forum SolvedMotherboard or Power Supply Failure? Forum SolvedPower Supply Failure? Forum Power supply failure? Forum Power Supply failure with new Graphics card Forum will connect big my desktop to big TV screen cause power supply failure? Forum Power supply failure? Forum Series of issues, suspected Power Supply failure. Forum Power supply failure? or Mobo Forum Power supply failure? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !