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a b V Motherboard
September 6, 2010 5:25:10 PM

Hello
I have just assembled a brand new PC. I have checked all the connections again and again. But still the motherboard LED's for the VGA and CPU blink red as soon as i try to boot.
Then it shuts down again without any response on screen or any movement from any hardware/fans.
I cant seem to figure out whats wrong since i have rechecked that the powersupply wattage should be high enough.
The specs are:
Intel i5 760 8mb
ASUS P7P55D-E EVO motherboard
nVidia Geforce GTX470 (Club3d)
8Gb Kingston 1600mhz DDR3 ram
60Gb SSD
1TB HDD
600W Powersupply
a b Ĉ ASUS
a c 78 V Motherboard
September 7, 2010 12:36:50 AM

Be sure you have connected the 4 or 8-pin power lead to the CPU power socket, and that your video card power leads are firmly seated into the card.
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a c 108 V Motherboard
September 8, 2010 1:12:50 AM

Welcome Newcomer. Other than what treefrog07 mentioned, there are other suggestions/tips in the troubleshooting guide. Take a moment to go through the list, making sure to perform every step possible. Follow the link in my signature.
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