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GX270 Problem started out locking up at mup.sys and giving an Thermal event error. I did the following: 1. Replaced the fan. 2. Removed CMOS battery for 15 minutes. 3. Reinstalled XP 4. Ran CHKDSK (from repair console). Now it won't boot up. Won't get to post. Acts like it wants to start (fan starts, HD SOMETIMES acts like it wants to start) but will not start. Was able to get it going for a few seconds and then nothing. HELP! mhclupe@gmail.com

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  • Roberta Smith
    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    when you boot .... look at the list of devices... you can hit the pause key when you get to that point.... does it recognize the hard drive properly ?

    it also appears to be a hardware related issue.... if you have a way check your power supply. also some nvidia related issues can cause this problem



    Robert

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Thanks for the response but I figured the problem out a couple of months ago (it was the mb).
Again, thanks for your response.
Regards,
Lupe

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