Brand new computer starts up then shuts down in a second Tags: Prebuilt Light Computer Components Systems Last response: March 6, 2012 11:01 PM in Systems Share Penguin356 March 6, 2012 10:47:12 PM Hello, I have just received my ibuypower computer and it immediately shuts down after having the lights and fans going for a second. It will not stay on. Any help will be appreciated. Btw I'm fairly new to computer components More about : brand computer starts shuts jimpz March 6, 2012 10:51:39 PM As it's brand new, call ibuypower! I venture to guess a short(something got behind the motherboard & causing a shortmaybe) or a loose cable. Jim Penguin356 March 6, 2012 11:01:59 PM They are very hard to reach! hopefully I can get it going soon Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumComputer starts up the shuts its self down again ForumSystem starts up and shuts down repeatedly after PSU replacement ForumPC starts up then shuts down after a few seconds before booting up ForumComputer starts for a split second , then shuts down ... ForumComputer Starts up for half a second then shuts down ForumComputer starts up , then shuts down immediately. ForumNew Motherboard starting up and shutting down after 3 seconds ForumNew PC build worked fine for month, but now shuts down 1 second after ForumNew build won't post, starts for a second and shuts down ForumComputer starts up , and then shuts down right after? ForumMotherboard Screws, computer starts up shuts down ForumComputer starts for a second then shuts off ForumPCI compatibility question ForumIs this Ibuypower computer capable of Battlefield 3? Forum[Solved] New build for my average gaming computer ForumNew Gaming Computer ForumWill my computer build work? ForumMy system freeze for a minute & then continues Forum(First Time Build) 1000$ or less, Need advice Forum$700 Computer Build? More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !