PC wont POST - black screen Tags: Motherboards Overclocking CPUs Last response: December 11, 2012 9:11 AM in Motherboards Share cheti December 11, 2012 7:16:17 AM Hey, i was overclocking my CPU and now my PC wont post, its just stuck at a black screen after i turn it on. fx-8120 990fxa-ud3 corsair vengeance 8gb I tried restarting the pc and i also tried shutting it down and removing the battery for 5 minutes. Didnt work. Still a black screen. Any help plz ? More about : wont post black screen jasont78 a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking a b à CPUs December 11, 2012 7:39:27 AM is your psu a decent one, more than a year or 2 old?? cheti December 11, 2012 7:42:25 AM its a corsair gs600, year old Related resources Cyberpower PC won't post to bios, black screen only! - Forum Custom PC - Motherboard won't POST: Black Screen - Forum PC wont post!, turns on but black screen! help! - Forum New High End Build Won't Post, Screen Stays Black - Forum Computer wont post; Black Screen - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jasont78 a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking a b à CPUs December 11, 2012 7:45:30 AM i have known decent psu's to go before a year old if you have a spare one lying around wont hurt to rule it out is it posting without video signal like you can see/hear hdd activity cheti December 11, 2012 8:11:30 AM got it sorted: turned off pc unplugged ac cable took out the battery shorted battery pins on mobo placed the battery back PC posted Close thread! jasont78 a b V Motherboard a b K Overclocking a b à CPUs December 11, 2012 9:11:41 AM cheti said:got it sorted: turned off pc unplugged ac cable took out the battery shorted battery pins on mobo placed the battery back PC posted Close thread! the bios will be held by the ac power source battery store when no ac thought you would have reset bios properly already sorry Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMy PC won't boot up. I was playing games and suddenly the PC screen goes black and I find it off. It wont turn on again. Forum Windows 7 won't install from USB, black screen w/ blinking cursor after POST Forum Black screen wont POST/boot unless pressure in specific spot - Ground issue? Forum Black Screen after POST, reset and pc boots normally Forum Homebuilt PC Randomly Freezes and Black Screen after POST Forum Solvedpc wont get past terminal screen (or post) Forum SolvedPC Won't post, blank screen, solid red light Forum How do I restore my XP PC - it crashed hard after Comodo firewall update loaded? Black screen, no POST beep. Can't boot even t Forum SolvedGigabyte 7950 black screen, PC won't boot Forum pc screen black and wont boot or start or anything Forum [Urgent] Computer won't post/beep & black screens before & after build Forum SolvedPC powers up but won't boot. Not even post screen! Forum SolvedPC Boots, Posts, Motherboard splash screen, and then black screen. Forum PC freezes at splash screen, won't POST, screen goes gray. Forum PC won't POST, or enter BIOS. Screen goes gray. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !