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post #1 of 27
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so a couple of days ago . i got all the parts i needed. what i bought new was

Centurion 534 case
Zalman CNPS7000
512MB Kingston Hyper-X

here are the things i had before

P4 2.8GHZ prescott
250gb western digital hd

so i put everything in the case. then i booted it up then i noticed that it started laagging and the temps werent right bcuz the cpu heatsink should keep it rather cool. so then i turned it off then took the cpu heatsink + fan off. and when i lifted it up the cpu came along. after i reapllied the thermal paste. i turned it back on and it booted up but NOTHING showed up on the screen someone please help!

any ideas what i could do ?
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post #2 of 27
Hey there,

What did you do to re-seat the CPU? How did you align it?

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post #3 of 27
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i cleaned off the heatsink and cpu and put new thermal paste on

i put it on top of the cpu and then screwed the screws on the side
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now i dont know what i should do.
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post #5 of 27
Make sure that any Video adapter is fully secured in the AGP/PCI-E slot and that any onboard Video is enabled in the BIOS.

If this doesnt work remove your heatsink and take out the CPU from its socket on the motherboad and make sure there is nothing on the pins ( Namely thermal compound ). Then reseat the CPU and make sure it fully in the socket and locked into place. Now reseat your heatsink as before using a rice grain size of thermlam compound.

If this does not work try a CMOS rest by doing the followwing

1. LOOK to your motherboard and find the little watch battery and remove it for 2 mins

2. After the allowed time put it back in.

Note * This sets the BIOS to defualts.
post #6 of 27
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i did try a CMOS reset but i did not remove the battery for 2 minutes. and i didnt check if there was anything on the pins.
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post #7 of 27
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what else would you reccomend to do if that doesnt work ?
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post #8 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by tonee
what else would you reccomend to do if that doesnt work ?
If you are getting nothing, it may be better to get back to bare-bones. Have you removed the HSF and the CPU, and verified that there is no debris or TIC between the CPU and the socket?

You could borrow another CPU and try that...
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post #9 of 27
Me and my brother had the same problem exactly. I got it first, when i cleaned my heatsink and CPU. Then my brother, after he installed CNPS7700.
Both problems were solved after CPU was re-installed into the socket.
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post #10 of 27
just hope its only a problem wiuth the cmos, cuz resettings the cmos is hella easy as enterprises explained above , thats exactly wat i did a few weeks ago!! just hope it isnt anything serious!! good luck mate ..
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