Turning on power supply then plugging into motherboard Tags: Motherboards Power Supplies Last response: December 29, 2012 4:29 AM in Motherboards Share Bobmal December 29, 2012 1:18:23 AM Would it be safe to do the following?: Turn on power supply by shorting it (green and black wires) Then plug the CPU and motherboard cables into a motherboard. My motherboard isn't turning on (no beeps or anything), so would this be a viable option? More about : turning power supply plugging motherboard ss202sl a b V Motherboard December 29, 2012 1:25:38 AM Are you asking if you should connect a shorted PSU to your motherboard? The answer is NO. Is this a new build? Bobmal December 29, 2012 1:46:19 AM ss202sl said:Are you asking if you should connect a shorted PSU to your motherboard? The answer is NO. Is this a new build? I've had it for a little bit, and the motherboard stopped working a few days ago Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer clok555 December 29, 2012 4:29:12 AM if MOBO stopped working RMA the fudger Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumPower supply doesn't turn on when plugged into the motherboard . ForumComputer keeps turning off and its not the power supply ForumGtx 660 ti not turning on w/ 750 watt power supply ForumGtx 660 ti not turning on w/ 750 watt power supply ForumComputer won't turn on. Power supply is okay. Is the motherboard bad? ForumPower supply not turning on when connected to MB. ForumHow do I make a Dell power supply turn on when not connected to the motherboard ? ForumAntec power supply not turning on ForumZT Systems 7645Mi motherboard & power supply ForumComputer won't turn on after plugging in case fan controller pin ForumPower Supply wont turn on when connected to Motherboard ForumIf my motherboard is dead will my power supply still turn on? ForumCan I test my power supply just plugging into an outlet ForumP7h57, i5-760 and 2x8gb ForumWhat motherboard will fit my case? ForumDon't know what to plug into motherboard ForumNo boot, PSU or motherboard? ForumBest Z77 motherboard? ForumPlease help! I need it tomorrow, please?!?! motherboard!! ForumMotherboard not working no beeps More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !