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Does not power up

My Asrock K7VT2 motherboard had been running perfectly for almost 4 years. Suddenly the PC died and the power supply had got hot. I first suspected the power supply, because after letting it cool when I pressed the power on button nothing happened, except for the power on LED which lit. None of the fans not even the power supply one ran. I tried a new power supply but this was no different. I tried removing the loads on the motherboard one by one to see if there was a short-circuit  (including removing the processor) but none of this made any difference. There was no power to the board. There is clearly some power getting to the motherboard because the LED lights but that is all that occurs.

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Re: Does not power up

I think you've done a good trouble shooting job, and proved that the board is dead.

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Hello, I want to know, if the motherboard Asrock K7VT2 can support DDR2 memory.

No, it supports DDR, SDRAM...front side bus speed 266/200 can max out with 2GB's of PC3200...1GB in each slot. I hope this helps.

Aug 06, 2011 | Asrock K7VT2 Motherboard

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Just bought and installed AsRock K7VT2 and CPU Athlon XP 2200plus XP Pro SP3 512 MBytes Synchronous DRAM GeForce 2 /MX400 AGP x4 The computor starts but i can't get into BIOS only got a black...

One bad lead can cause a computer to continue on a cycle or to shutdown or fail to detect your Test your PSU or replace it if your power supply units fan is not working your PSU is faulty

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 they could be 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 electical extensions or just replace them they could be faulty a computer needs its connections to continue its cycle and have an end so any faulty leads will end up with a computer error
hope this helps

May 05, 2011 | Asrock K7VT2 Motherboard

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RAM Slot does not recognize more than 512MB ( 184 )

Consider updating your motherboard bios.

Also make sure that your memory is correct for this system:

- Max. capacity of system memory: 2GB DDR or 2GB SDRAM
- DDR x 2, DDR266/200 non-ECC, un-buffered memory
- SDRAM x 2, PC133/100 non-ECC, un-buffered memory

Jun 26, 2010 | Asrock K7VT2 Motherboard

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I have a K7VT2 m/b set up with a Antec SL300S 300w PSU, 40gb hdd, 80gb secdondary hdd, a floppy dd, cd dd, Logitec speekers, USB conected key board & mouse, D-Link DWA-140 wireless n USB adapter. All...

i dnt think so as for your pc 300 is ok but if u add more hardware to your pc it might not support that.
As far as the router is concerned i think its windows prob not the psu.

Mar 04, 2010 | Asrock K7VT2 Motherboard

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I would like advice on upgrading my Graphics card

Unfortunatly your still running low end CPU power and low end agp graphics. Your going to pay 150-200 just for a fair PCIe/AGP HD/3D VC. If $200 doesnt hurt (and this is the lowest price best option), then might I suggest Mobo/CPU/RAM for around $200 that would do the trick and allow for future upgrades. You might also need a power supply. I just built one less than 3 weeks ago for a friend and it fairs against my own gaming comp.
MY PC...
AMD ATHLON 64 X2 DCP 6000+ 3.01GHz
XFX 8800GT AD 512MB
500W PS

NEW PC....
Gigabyte GA-MA785GMT-UD2 MB $90+/-
AMD Athlon™ II X2 250 BOX 3.0GHz (CAME W/FAN)$70+/-
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Sep 12, 2009 | Asrock K7VT2 Motherboard

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Trouble shooting of motherboard

Hi thayal, systems shut down because of over heating. This is normal so nothing burns up. Try opening the case & clean the CPU fan. Remove any & all dust from the fan blades. Use a clean non used paint brush to help loosen any dust build up. Than blow the entire system out with canned air. Blow out the power supply as well. When finished put the case back together & see if the system shuts down.



Jul 12, 2008 | Asrock K7VT2 Motherboard

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Pc does not boot

my pc is asrock m266a board intel pentium 4. it does not boot nor reach to bios startup nothing shows on the monitor ketbord and mouse are off only the fan runs i tried to take everythin out and assemble it again no results found pliz help . moses

May 07, 2008 | Asrock M266A Motherboard

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K7VT2 with a AMD Duron 1.30 GHz CPU.

Depends on which AMD processor you would use. If Duron you could go to 1.8Ghz. If you use Athlon XP you could go to 3200+. Athlon MP 2.1Ghz and regular Athlon 1.4Ghz.

Nov 13, 2007 | Asrock K7VT2 Motherboard

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