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? solution SolvedPower supply failure????? solution SolvedPossible Power Supply Failure solution SolvedPower Supply Failure? solution SolvedPower Supply Failure solution Boot UP issues after a Power Supply Failure ! solution SolvedPower Supply failure? Please help! Forum Severe Power Supply Problems- Power Supply Failure solution SolvedPower supply failure Forum SolvedPower supply failure? Forum Power supply failure? Burning smell? solution SolvedMotherboard or Power Supply Failure? Forum Power supply failure? solution SolvedPower Supply Failure? Forum Power Supply failure with new Graphics card solution will connect big my desktop to big TV screen cause power supply failure? solution Power supply failure? solution Series of issues, suspected Power Supply failure. solution Power supply failure? or Mobo solution Power supply failure? solution More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !