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 Processor is dead ? - Forum Anything way to test if my IGPU is dead ? - Forum Dead space 2 - crash to desktop - Forum Foxconn motherboard dead - Forum P8p67 Pro dead . Again. - 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. vanwazltoff 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: ForumThe Walking Dead - Season 3 ForumXFX HD 7770 - Display Turns of playing Dead Space 3 ForumDead GPU ForumCannot move items from " dead " HDD ForumHP envy with preinstalled win8 - hdd dead ForumKeyboard's laptop dead , need help activate wifi. ForumIs my CPU Dead ForumDead Space 2 Product Key ForumPower Supply Sparked, PC Dead ? ForumThink my MOBO is dead , but want to be sure ForumWANTED: HD4850/4830/3850 heatsinks/fans/ dead cards. ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb ForumCould my motherboard be dead? ForumIs my computer dead? Power failure gaming. won't turn on ever since ForumAsrock 870 Extreme 3 - Possible dead HD controller More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !