Upgrade Problems

Upgrading from
GIGABYTE GA-965P-DS3 LGA 775 Intel P965 Express ATX Intel Motherboard
Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 Conroe 2.4GHz LGA 775 65W Dual-Core Processor BX80557E6600
CORSAIR XMS2 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR2 SDRAM DDR2 1066 (PC2 8500) Dual Channel Kit Desktop Memory Model
PowerColor AX4850 512MD3-DH Radeon HD 4850 512MB 256-bit GDDR3 PCI Express 2.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX


ASRock Z77 Extreme4 LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard
CORSAIR Vengeance 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 Desktop Memory Model CMZ16GX3M2A1600C9
SAPPHIRE Radeon HD 7850 OC 2GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
Intel Core i7-3770K Ivy Bridge 3.5GHz (3.9GHz Turbo) LGA 1155

using my old antec p180 case, 620w PSU and my Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 ST3320620AS 320GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s 3.5

after putting the new stuff together and into the case it powers up but that's all. no boot, posts etc. ran through the manual several times to double check every thing even took it all a part and put the old stuff back in and its doing the same thing now.

on a borrowed system at the moment.. Any help/Advice would be greatly appreciated.
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  2. ^ That should be a sticky.
  3. I feel like an idiot now. Got it to boot, but when trying to load windows it causes a BSOD which goes by so fast I can't read it.
  4. If you used an OEM version of Windows, you have to reinstall Windows when you change out the motherboard.
  5. yeah seems that's what I needed to do. thank you guys.
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