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Power buton permanently on but system won't start

I was trying another hard disk on my pc recently. In the process I connected the hard disk to the cdrom drive's cable or to the main's hard drive's cable. When I thought I was done, I put my original hard disk back in place as well as the connecting the cdrom. When I restarted the pc, the power button came on as usual to sort of identify the hardware in place and went off. After a few seconds it came on again and the system doesn't start. What could the problem be and what should I do?
Thank you in anticipation.
Harry

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  • nkomeharry Jan 30, 2008

    The problem was solved. My PC is working well once again. Thank you for your assistance.

    Harry

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Ther original haddisk is primary master, and should the 2nd must be primary slave. If you connect the 2nd hard drive where cd rom place , you get the jumper to make it slave. see jumper setting on hard disk label.

and try to remove the memory and fix it back the, if the system is no power it all, the PSU is damage, but it is not then try fixed some connection related to your system.

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Cheak cables again take batery out back in reset bios make sure middel of cable is slave end of cable jumpers on cd rom hd setto master ok

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    nick helpap Jan 30, 2008

    rayte me as fix ya too same effect 1st responce thx nick

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