Doesn't turn on when I push the power button Tags: Motherboards Power Last response: January 2, 2013 12:29 PM in Motherboards Share bigbear1962 January 2, 2013 9:35:15 AM my power button just flickers and wont stay on , but if I unplug the pc abou 10 min then push the button repeatedly it finallypowers up what could be causing this ? : More about : turn push power button o1die a c 434 V Motherboard January 2, 2013 10:34:56 AM Bad power switch; short somewhere in the front bezel area or the power supply, etc. Start with a different ps. bigbear1962 January 2, 2013 11:50:17 AM thanks , and also when it goes into sleep mode for awhile usually tap the space bar and it fires back up but this turns of ? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer o1die a c 434 V Motherboard January 2, 2013 12:29:38 PM That last issue is the power management settings in the control panel; sleep mode is a bios setting. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNothing Happens When I Push my PC's Power Button ForumAntec 900 power button doesn't always turn on PC ForumLoud beep the instant i push the power button ForumDoes using the power button to turn off your laptops multiple times ef ForumPower button got stuck at startup now computer doesnt boot ForumPower button doesn't shut PC down, but Windows shutdown works ForumMy laptop doesn't turn on after replacing the power button ! :( ForumNOTHING on pushing power button ForumPower supply doesn't turn on when plugged into the motherboard. ForumJust built a computer, doesnt turn on? ForumCustom PC wont turn on, power switch/ button ForumPush computer on button it starts and then stops ForumComp restarts random, pwr button 5 sec doesn't shut down? ForumPC doesnt turn on for hours! ForumPower supply won't turn on after pressing the power button on PC ForumI DONT HAVE PUSH BUTTON KNOB FOR POWER SWITCH TO DELL 2350 CAN I JUST CONNECT WI ForumNo POST, blank screen, and Power button won't turn it off Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumWhen getting a new MB ForumDo I need to update my BIOS? (Doesn't POST unless CMOS reset) More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !