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The moment I turn on my pc, a light that's plugged into a different socket, flickers for a second. Is there potentially something wrong with my PSU, or is my computer sucking up too much power during boot? It bugs me
    
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No... that has to do with your house electrical. Its not a good thing...
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No... that has to do with your house electrical. Its not a good thing...
+1, I would look into having an electrician make sure everythings alright. I had a room with no grounded plugs and had some installed, even if my UPS had surge protection i didn't wanna risk it. Also when we had an electrical shower head installed, for some reason, the previous people that lived there wired it so that basically most lights in the house would not work if that thing was running. Had the landlord revamp everything coming from the fuse box. Just a small story.
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