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Reboot w/ new power supply

I was having the problem with the blinking amber light (addressed in a previous post here) and got a new power supply. I decided to upgrade to 470w from the factory installed 350w. My system now seems to boot 80% of the way, then begins to reboot, occasionally with nothing on the monitor. It cycles through the reboot until I manually power down. Any ideas?

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  • Pohjie Nov 01, 2007

    Thanks for the fast reply. I should add that I reinstalled the old power supply and the system is running normally. I'd still like to put in the newer, nicer unit. 



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I recomended you first to clear cmos settings and check the ram!

Check the hdd if it is OK?


Let me know if u get help???

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