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Make sure the RAM is in the correct slots. My first build wouldn't boot up until I found said problem.
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Well,hope your friend didn't fry his mobo.(99% chance he did)You cannot run a system with the metal traces contacting the case,that's what happens when you do not install the stand-offs that elevate them from making contact.Unplug the power button leads and use the screwdriver to connect the 2 pins.This will eliminate the button.If it turns on,fans spin but no post-it's RMA time.
Well that makes sense ... Would it do any good if he set the standoffs right now?
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Well that makes sense ... Would it do any good if he set the standoffs right now?
Tell him to give it a shot.
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Yeah it were those metal standoffs screws that didn't make the PC boot!
He applied them just now and it works! Thanks for all the info guys ! REPS!!
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Yeah it were those metal standoffs screws that didn't make the PC boot!
He applied them just now and it works! Thanks for all the info guys ! REPS!!
No problem. I'm glad I could help.
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