View Full Version : Re: random boot failure with new board and CPU

Lee Blaver
August 30th 03, 10:53 PM
no spam wrote:
> Hello,
> I am experiencing an intermittent problem of my PC failing to boot. Other
> than the boot CDROM light blinks for a few seconds, the problem occurs with
> only the fans going. There is no initial post, just a black screen. The
> monitors power light shows no activity.
> This does not occur at every boot but when it does, if I hit the reset
> button a few times it eventually kicks the system into life and it boots up
> without any further problems.

What is the wattage of the PSU and is it of a reasonable quality?
Try a different one anyway, if you have one available.