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POWER TO MOTHERBOARD NO BEEPS AND WON'T BOOT NO SIGNAL ON SCREEN

LOOKING ONLINE, COMPUTER FREEZED SO I SWITCHED IT OFF BY UNPLUGGING IT, WHEN I SWITCHED IT BACK ON IT POWERS UP THE MOTHERBOARD, THE FANS START, THE DISK DRIVES OPENS BUT NO BEEPS AND NO IMAGE ON SCREEN. CAN ONLY TURN IT OFF BY KEEPING MY FINGER ON THE POWER BUTTON ON THE FRONT. I HAVE A FUJITSU SIEMENS SCALEO P. THE MOTHERBOARD IS A ASUS P5GD1-FM/S.IF IT IS THE MOTHERBOARD CAN YOU TELL ME WHICH MOTHERBOARD TO BUY TO REPLACE IT WITH, BECAUSE I CAN'T FIND THAT MODEL.

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Open the PC and try reseating the memory and processor before condemning the motherboard. Also, as an FSC computer, check the processor is not one of the batch which had the incorrect heat sink fitted - if it is, you will be entitled to a free processor replacement form the FSC helpdesk.

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LOOKING ONLINE, COMPUTER FREEZED SO I SWITCHED IT OFF BY UNPLUGGING IT, WHEN I SWITCHED IT BACK ON IT POWERS UP THE MOTHERBOARD, THE FANS START, THE DISK DRIVES OPENS BUT NO BEEPS AND NO IMAGE ON SCREEN....


Test your PSU or replace it if your power supply units fan is not working your PSU is faulty

One bad lead can cause a computer to continue on a cycle or to shutdown or fail to detect/ boot up a computer hard drive

Test all leads that attach to your hard drive including electrical extensions,IDE,SATA

the leads from your ((motherboard to your hard drive)) make sure they have a secure connection and are not faulty or just replace them there probably old and faulty
make sure all leads that are attached to your drives dvd\cd 3 1/2 inch floppy have secure connections and are not faulty even the electrical extensions or just replace them they are probably old and faulty a computer needs its connections to have an end so any faulty leads will end up with a computer error


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control panel administrive tools,computer management ,disk management right click on your drive select properties click tools you should see click check now click start two boxes automatically fix files and scan for and attempt recovery of bad sectors place then a tick in both boxes then select check now,start should schedule this task when restart
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Installed 2x GB memory and the computer just beeps-so removed the cards and still just beeps with no signal to screen


You get the 3 beeps if the memory is not detected, and the pc will not boot up. Make sure you are using the recommended size and type for the motherboard

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Sounds like motherboard problem. Probably not worth repair.

I've got an HP desktop with similar problems. It turned on one day just fine. The next day not. I don't even get the boot up screens. Disconnecting Hard Drive and CD/DVD components do not help. I should at least get some BIOS POST beeps and a Hard Drive Not Found or such. I do not. On occassion it will boot to a blank screen with white cursor in upper left. Most the time no screen at all. On rare occassion it comes right on and boots Windows. I guess it could be the power switch ... but I doubt that.

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NO POWER


If you have changed the power unit and the computer is still not powering up, then it is quite likely there is a motherboard fault - probably in the power management circuitry, which expects the power_good signal from the power unit at a precise moment in the boot up process. A fault in the power management circuitry would prevent the computer from beginning its boot-up process.

Do the fans in the power unit come on when the computer is switched on? If they don't - this suggests a power unit problem. If the power unit fans do start working but the computer still doesn't boot, this suggests either a faulty or 'dry' connection (easy checked) or a motherboard fault.

If your computer 'works' but nothing is displayed, try pressing Control+Alt+Delete. If it then boots up it suggests a power unit problem. If not .. we come back to the motherboard again.

A low wattage power unit can cause the problem you describe. Every 128 Mb of Ram needs 4 watts of power. Add more for the motherboard (up to 30 watts..) then the floppy/hard drive/dvd etc .. If the power unit can't supply the necessary wattage, it won't boot. The older 250-300 watt power units aren't suitable for modern computers with XP/Vista. Ideally, you should be looking at 400 watts plus -it will tell you on the power unit.

Though to be honest, it does sound like a motherboard fault.

The only other thing that can cause a computer not to boot up (though it will begin the boot up process) are other faults ... When you switch on does it actually display anything on the screen .. and are there any 'beeps'? 1 beep indicates everything is ok .. 3 short beeps and 1 long beep indicate a memory problem (and the computer won't boot..). 8 beeps indicate a video problem (and nothing will be dislayed on your screen). Same with 9 beeps .. which indicates a bios fault - and the computer won't continue the boot process.

If you have nothing .. no power whatsover ... it comes back to the power unit/mainboard. If you're happy that the new power unit you have put in is ok ... suspect the motherboard. If you have access to any unwanted or 2nd hand motherboard ... connect that. If your computer boots up ... its the original motherboard at fault.

Alternatively, rather than replace bits and pieces at random to cure the fault, take your computer along to a computer shop. It will take them minutes to test it for you and identify the fault.

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If it won't go past the splash screen, and you have replaced the CPU, I agree that it is probably the motherboard.
One other test you can do is, remove the memory chips, and any cards that are plugged it, and see if it beeps on start up.
If it does, count the beeps. If it doesn't it is the motherboard.
If you get beeps, plug the memory back in, and try again. Listen for beeps. Let us know what you find.

And I don't know if Compaq's do this (Dells do) when you turn it on, do the fans spin up normally? Or does it sound like a small jet? Speaking of which, do you see the fans spin up at all?

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