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STORM HIT COMP AND WON'T BOOT

The fans do come on with the test switch but it won't boot. I have MFATXPNT MDW 500XL PH4 WITH 512 OF RAM WITH 4 SLOTS. sERIAL IS 00316 63110. i CAN'T FIND INFO FOR EXACT MEMORY UPGRADE OR WHAT POWER SUPPLY IF NEEDED.

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In all likelyness your motherboard at a minimum is dead. Take it to a technician to check and submit a claim through your house insurance

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