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 m 0 l Penguin356 March 6, 2012 11:01:59 PM They are very hard to reach! hopefully I can get it going soon m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Computer starts up then shuts down a second later Forum Computer Starts up for half a second then shuts down Forum Computer Repeatedly Starts Up for 1-2 Seconds then Shuts Down for a Few Seconds Forum SolvedCraigslist deal for dell optiplex 760 came with core 2 quad q9400 starts up for 1 second and shuts back down usff Forum New build shuts down after a split second after start up Forum SolvedComputer starts for about a second then shuts down Forum SolvedComputer starts, motherboard beeps once and shuts down after 7 seconds. Forum Computer starts for half a second, shuts down and restarts Forum Computer starts for about a second then shuts down Forum Solvedgigabyte GA-X79-UD3 REV1.1 starts up and shuts down after few seconds, this cycle continous until power supply is ended Forum SolvedComputer boots up then shuts down after a second. Forum SolvedPC powers up for 1 second then shuts off/ brand new system Forum computer starts and shuts down within 5 seconds. Forum Computer starts for a split second, then shuts down... Forum Computer shuts down 3 seconds after starting up. Forum New build won't post, starts for a second and shuts down Forum SolvedComputer starts up, and then shuts down right after? Forum SolvedBrand New Gaming Computer Shuts Down During Gameplay (Problem is getting worse) Forum SolvedComputer Shuts Down Half A Second After Start Forum Pc starts up then shuts down 2-3 seconds after Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !