Is it dead? ;( Tags: Motherboards GPUs Windows 8 Last response: February 1, 2013 4:51 PM in Motherboards Share iwantmyid December 20, 2012 8:40:48 PM I shut my newly built pc down this morning and left it updating windows 8. I turned it on tonight and it boots for about 1-2 seconds the powers off again. Removing the gpu cause less action (less cpu fan spins etc) I've replaced the psu and still the same problems i5 3570k Asus p8z77 v lx 8gb corsair vengeance Gt220 gpu 500watt psu Has my motherboard died? The LEDs are still the same (gpu boost etc) Christmas not looking so good now Thanks More about : dead knightdog56 a b V Motherboard December 20, 2012 9:18:34 PM Check ALL connections to motherboard, make sure none have come loose. Please list make and model of power supplies used. Double check fan connector for processor heatsink. iwantmyid December 20, 2012 9:28:49 PM All connections seem fine, the CPU fan is well connected the power supplies are Alpine jsp550p12n 559watts Ace 400watts I admit the these are cheap psu but the alpine was working and some does the other I am planning on buying a much better psu but wanted this to get by on. Related resources Z87x-UD4H, Is this board DEAD? - Forum Need help about possible dead dying video card - Forum Is my cpu dead? - Forum dead rising 3 regarding question?? - Forum Is my Motherboard dead? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer masterman467 December 20, 2012 11:29:10 PM call the mobo manufacture, see if they have anything to contribute. knightdog56 a b V Motherboard December 21, 2012 2:08:02 AM Try and reset CMOS as per directions in manual. Anonymous a b V Motherboard December 21, 2012 7:43:05 AM knightdog56 said:Try and reset CMOS as per directions in manual. +1 for resetting cmos also remove all non essential usb devices, try running on one stick of ram and test both ram sticks hytecgowthaman a b V Motherboard December 21, 2012 8:37:07 AM Remove cmos battery.power on.open bios.restart.insert cmos battery.power on.Load default settings in bios.Change date and time. iwantmyid February 1, 2013 4:51:17 PM New psu fixed the problem so its better to get a branded PSU. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedMotherboard dead? PSU? What the hell? Forum SolvedMy GPU dead or other fault? Forum Solveddead rising 3 resolution problem ? Forum SolvedHow to transfer data from a dead laptop to desktop Forum SolvedPower Supply dead (possibly?) Forum SolvedDead Rising 3 Dx 10 ?? Forum Solvedi have a BLT1501 monitor the screen moved 2 inches to the right and the adjustment buttons will not work they are dead what do Forum SolvedDead PSU or Something Bigger? Urgent PLease Help Forum SolvedDead Motherboard or Power Supply Forum SolvedGraphics card might be dead. Forum SolvedThermaltake Armor+ Side Fan is dead Forum SolvedHow to tell if a laptop motherboard is dead. Forum SolvedI think my SSD is dead here is the story... Forum SolvedNew Build Dead Advise Forum SolvedSmudge or dead pixels on new monitor Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !