Computer will not come on when plugged into a surge protector Tags: Power Supplies Computers Boot Surge Protector Components Last response: July 11, 2012 9:54 PM in Components Share kevin350 July 11, 2012 9:17:56 PM Hello, my pc will not come on when plugged into a surge protector, but it does boot up when plugged directly into the wall. what could be the cause? More about : computer plugged surge protector popatim a b ) Power supply July 11, 2012 9:54:16 PM either the PSU is not compatible with that style surge protector, the surge protector is blown/shot/dead/damaged, or the PC (on a whole) uses more power than the surge protector can handle. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPlugged into generator via a surge protector pop and smoked Forum SolvedShould I get a surge protector for my computer? Forum which surge protector for hdtv and computer Forum Do you plug your PC into an outlet or surge protector? Forum SolvedShould i buy a Surge Protector or something to protect my PC from harmful electrical surges and other harmful things? Forum SolvedWhat is a Surge Protector's "Continuous Duty Electrical Rating"? Forum SolvedIs this surge protector good? Forum Solved$9,000 surge protector Forum SolvedCould a faulty surge protector/wall socket cause graphic issues? Forum SolvedIs this a good surge protector? Forum Solvedsurge protector strip tripping the home CB? Forum SolvedIs a power strip labeled as being a surge protector any better than a regular power strip with a fuse? Forum SolvedDo i need a good surge protector for this power supply? Forum SolvedUPS or Plain Surge Protector? Forum SolvedHow often should I replace a power bar \ surge protector? Forum SolvedSurge protector problem Forum SolvedGreat surge protector for whole system? Forum I need a good surge protector. Forum Surge Protector for My Gaming PC? Forum SolvedReliable Surge protector/UPS? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !