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Just changed the mother board on a Dimension 4600. When I turn it on, everything powers up for a moment and then stops and the power light flashing green.

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Usually a ram problem. Make sure the memory is correct for the board. Also, when you swapped cpu's were you sure no pins got bent? Make sure the 4 pin power is connected at the top. Make sure the cpu fan is 4 pin & connected.

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