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So everything was working fine last night. Woke up this morning and all sorts of fun has been happening. First it started with a code 9A. System was unresponsive so i shut it off and turned it back on. Got a code 72 this time which is the most common one i am getting now.Cleared the bios several times and bit much luck. I get the following codes: 62, 34, 9A, 72. I can sometimes get into the bios but the system just locks up in the bios. Running the latest Bios and I'm using this for hardware: i7-2600, 16Gb 2133 (4x4), GTX780, creative sb-z, and other then the hard drives, kb and mouse i have the corsair commander as well. On my phone typing this so i apologize if it looks sporadic. Thank you in advance!
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What is the system doing? Is it booting at all? I know it is posting, but what is it doing if you let it boot beyond the post screen?
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What is the system doing? Is it booting at all? I know it is posting, but what is it doing if you let it boot beyond the post screen?


No. And if it does it hangs.
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No. And if it does it hangs.
Okay, so there are a few possibilities. You could have an overheating issue or a capacitor issue. How quickly is it freezing?
you should unplug all devices from the motherboard, even the hard drive(s) and attempt to run the system for an extended time in the BIOS. Of course, leave the memory, CPU with the heatsink and fan, and 24 and 4 or 8 pin power leads from the PSU connected. Let me know if it freezes.
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Okay, so there are a few possibilities. You could have an overheating issue or a capacitor issue. How quickly is it freezing?
you should unplug all devices from the motherboard, even the hard drive(s) and attempt to run the system for an extended time in the BIOS. Of course, leave the memory, CPU with the heatsink and fan, and 24 and 4 or 8 pin power leads from the PSU connected. Let me know if it freezes.

Overheating was a thought but at boot the cpu core temp is only 72F and is idling at 75F due to my corsair h100. As for caps.... I hope not. when i do get into the bios it's only a few seconds before the keyboard and mouse are non responsive. Sometimes they work again but only for a moment or two. How would i find out if its a cap issue and on what? When i removed all other USB devices except for the kb and mouse it helped it post faster but no other change. I did get it to boot into windows but it took 5 mins, usually only takes 7seconds or less and then it locked up shortly there after
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Overheating was a thought but at boot the cpu core temp is only 72F and is idling at 75F due to my corsair h100. As for caps.... I hope not. when i do get into the bios it's only a few seconds before the keyboard and mouse are non responsive. Sometimes they work again but only for a moment or two. How would i find out if its a cap issue and on what? When i removed all other USB devices except for the kb and mouse it helped it post faster but no other change. I did get it to boot into windows but it took 5 mins, usually only takes 7seconds or less and then it locked up shortly there after
well, I would normally blame it on your hard drive, but a hard drive would normally not cause freezing in the BIOS, so it doesn't make sense. You could pull the motherboard and test the caps with a multi-meter. That would tell you if their resistances are accurate, but that board has solid caps and it is likely not the issue. The overheating may not be your processor. Sometimes the chipset overheats and causes this exact issue, but usually this only happens when a heat sink falls off of the chipset.
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You could burn an Ubuntu live DVD and boot from it. This would easily rule out the hard drive without spending a few hours running tests on it.
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You could burn an Ubuntu live DVD and boot from it. This would easily rule out the hard drive without spending a few hours running tests on it.
Except my system will not get past POST.
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well, I would normally blame it on your hard drive, but a hard drive would normally not cause freezing in the BIOS, so it doesn't make sense. You could pull the motherboard and test the caps with a multi-meter. That would tell you if their resistances are accurate, but that board has solid caps and it is likely not the issue. The overheating may not be your processor. Sometimes the chipset overheats and causes this exact issue, but usually this only happens when a heat sink falls off of the chipset.

I'll check the chipset sinks. I don't think it's that though, everything was solid when i installed it last night, the mobo that is. What i don't get is that everything was fine and now it's not.
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Also, code 72 is the most common code i get other than 62. Perhaps in those two codes lies the answer
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