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Hp d530c pc won't boot, push power button and fans start and run for two seconds then stop and power on light blinks red. I thinking either mother board or power supply, I unplugged the HD and had the some results. The box has no add on cards in it. Thanks James

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    D530 cmt won't power on, I took out the cmos battery overnight, after putting it back in the next morning, computer still won't power on. Green lights just constantly blink. Any suggestion or solution

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Hi NickJames,

I think its your CPU IC. Its overheating and the auto shut safety sequence is being activated and hence this problem. It can also be that the temperature settings in your CMOS setup has been set to a wrong / low setting wherein the PC shuts off even if your CPU warms up a little. Check that by going into CMOS settings. Only after confirming that, have your motherboad checked & also your HDD for a short in the power supply section. Perhaps a capacitor is leaky or short or a diode is short. Send it to an authorised repair center.

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