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My computer does not boot. orange amber light stays on when powered on. no display on the monitor. fan speeds up when powered on

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Either your CPU or motherboard is faulty

Posted on Mar 15, 2011

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    Jean-Pierre Damstra Mar 15, 2011

    You may need to just check if the monitor is faulty. You can do this by using a different monitor on the system. If that doesn't work then it means that your monitor is fine. I't going to be harder to check if your motherboard or CPU is faulty as you will need a spare motherboard and CPU. I suggest you take your PC to a technician and have them check it out for you. The fans powering up shows that your power supply is fine.

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