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 Computer starts up the shuts its self down again Forum System starts up and shuts down repeatedly after PSU replacement Forum PC starts up then shuts down after a few seconds before booting up Forum Computer starts for a split second , then shuts down ... Forum Computer Starts up for half a second then shuts down Forum Computer starts up , then shuts down immediately. Forum New Motherboard starting up and shutting down after 3 seconds Forum New PC build worked fine for month, but now shuts down 1 second after Forum New build won't post, starts for a second and shuts down Forum Computer starts up , and then shuts down right after? Forum Motherboard Screws, computer starts up shuts down Forum Computer starts for a second then shuts off Forum PCI compatibility question Forum Is this Ibuypower computer capable of Battlefield 3? Forum [Solved] New build for my average gaming computer Forum New Gaming Computer Forum Will my computer build work? Forum My system freeze for a minute & then continues Forum (First Time Build) 1000$ or less, Need advice Forum $700 Computer Build? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !