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 HARD DISK ?? ALIVE OR DEAD wondering - Forum New laptop went dead after setting SATA to RAID in Bios - Forum Compaq A900 Battery Dead - Forum Propably dead graphics card. - Forum Dead GPU replacement. - 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 SolvedMy CPU is dead and tired, need a new one Forum Solvedmother board dead? Forum SolvedWould a dead PSU's fan still spin? Forum SolvedI think my RAM is dead!? Forum Solvedis my mobo dead or the cpu ? please help me Forum SolvedGpu dead after connecting it through hdmi Forum SolvedHDD dead, installing on new one? Forum SolvedSomething is advertising on my desktop at startup and I want it dead Forum SolvedIs my Power Supply Dead? Forum SolvedMonitor making weird noise, black screen on startup ... Is it dead? Forum SolvedXperia Play - Dead. Forum SolvedI might just have a dead gpu Forum SolvedIs my HD 6870 dead? Forum SolvedIs my motherboard dead? Forum SolvedCan IPS panels have burn-ins or dead pixels, and how long is the life of it? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !