Question about Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

1 Answer

Computer power problem

When i switch the computer on the light turns orange and nothing happens

Posted by on

  • Anonymous Feb 22, 2009

    when i power on the CPU computer doesnt start, no display in monitor.

    but when swithcing on frequently , the computer starts successfully.could not diagnoise the problem

    {i have the same problem, the mother borad power is on, fan is running and no beep sounds,power leds are ON, no display in mother board.}



    The service people changed the mother board bios chip, repaired the SMPS but still the problem persists.

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 160 Answers

Hello,
For solving your problem do the following:
1. Check that the power cable is connected properly to the monitor
2. See that the SMPS of the CPU is working
3. Check that the power output from the SMPS is upot 12V

If not change the SMPS it may be due to failure of SMPS.

Let me know if your problem is solved and rate me as FIXYA!

Posted on May 16, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

HP Pavilion not turning on, orange light and alarm sound.


Try a Hard reset!

1. Remove all connections from the computer including the power cable
2. Press and hold the power button for 20-30 seconds and then release
3. Only hook up the mouse, keyboard, monitor and power cable
4. Turn the computer

let me know what happens!

Oct 15, 2014 | HP Pavilion Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Alarm beeps and orange light flashes when power is switched on.


If you unplug the power cord from the wall and the PSU, then flick the little red voltage switch on the back up and then back down again, plug it back in and it should work again

Feb 15, 2014 | HP Pavilion Computers & Internet

1 Answer

No power only orange power light


Hi, It most likely is a faulty power supply or a motherboard issue. Remove the power cord then press and hold the power button for at least 30 seconds. Then plug it back in and hit the power button. This will release any static buildup that might be in the computer and sometimes that causes it not to boot. If nothing is happening it is more likely your power supply than the motherboard.

Mar 19, 2012 | Dell Inspiron 530s Desktop Computer...

1 Answer

Optiplex 330


you need your power supply replaced

Feb 04, 2009 | Dell OptiPlex 330 Minitower Desktop...

2 Answers

Computer won't turn on.


have u tried to unplug the power cord and open up the case aand unplug the power supply from the motherboard and then pressing the power button then plug the powersupply back into the motherboard and pluging in the computer and see what happens please keep me posted so i can help you more if needed ok best regards mike

Aug 19, 2008 | Gateway GT5220 PC Desktop

Not finding what you are looking for?
Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop Logo

Related Topics:

123 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Compaq Computers & Internet Experts

joecoolvette
joecoolvette

Level 3 Expert

5660 Answers

Brian Sullivan
Brian Sullivan

Level 3 Expert

27725 Answers

Carlos L. Burgos
Carlos L. Burgos

Level 2 Expert

508 Answers

Are you a Compaq Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...