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Fried MOBO component or lost drivers?

Was runnig an ATA HDD until SATA arrived. switched drives and the new drive didn't show up so I switched back to look for drivers online. Didn't notice 24 pin ATX power was partially unplugged. Went through post normal screen was up and initial XP load screen for a couple seconds then a blue screen with 4 or 5 lines flashed for 1/10 of a second and repeated. I saw ATX plug and seated fully this time the same thing happened only there was just over 1/2 a page of writting and then looped through all over again. Saw the word driver in 2 locations on the bluue screen and last line was a whole lot of numbers in(), mostly 0s.

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  • larsondw01 Sep 27, 2008

    Thanks for the ida but it didn't work. I put the new SATA HDD in my back up PC, installed XP home, took it out put back in the problem unit, hit the start button and up it came without a glitch.



    Thanks again colliewob.

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1) unplug power cord for 10 minutes
Then when booting
2)Try setting your BIOS back to default
3) Remove all fittings on M/board except foot Video and memory. Including hard drive DVD CD etc and see if computer boots if it does try fitting others one at a time (with computer off of course )rebooting each time
These are only some suggestions to define if M/board is OK

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