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Need help trouble shooting my new build

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Last response: in Systems
September 15, 2011 7:32:04 PM

Backstory: So I bought a case and all of the supplies for a new work computer, just using it for light office work. I started putting it togeather and when I wen't to start it up...this is what happened

Symptoms: Push in the power button, all fans spin for about 1-2 seconds...then stop. nothing else happens.

Yes: I do have lights on the Mobo


SAMSUNG CD/DVD Burner Black SATA Model SH-222AB - OEM

CORSAIR Builder Series CX430 V2 430W ATX12V v2.3 80 PLUS Certified Active PFC Power Supply

Rosewill R102-P-BK 120mm Fan MicroATX Mid Tower Computer Case

CORSAIR XMS3 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 Desktop Memory Model CMX8GX3M2A1333C9

* Intel Core i5-2400 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz (3.4GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I52400

* OCZ Vertex Plus OCZSSD2-1VTXPL60G 2.5" 60GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)

ASUS P8H61-M LE/CSM (REV 3.0) LGA 1155 Intel H61 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard

Thanks for the help!

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September 15, 2011 7:45:24 PM


noob mistake. didn't plug in the ATX 12v power.