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 SolvedComputer starts for about a second then shuts down Forum New build shuts down after a split second after start up Forum Computer starts for half a second, shuts down and restarts Forum SolvedComputer boots up then shuts down after a second. Forum Computer starts for about a second then shuts down Forum SolvedPC powers up for 1 second then shuts off/ brand new system Forum Solvedgigabyte GA-X79-UD3 REV1.1 starts up and shuts down after few seconds, this cycle continous until power supply is ended Forum Computer starts for a split second, then shuts down... Forum Computer shuts down 3 seconds after starting up. Forum SolvedComputer starts up, and then shuts down right after? Forum New build won't post, starts for a second and shuts down 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 When playing graphic intensive games my computer shuts down. Brand new build. Forum PC starts up then shuts down after a few seconds before booting up Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !