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PSU works on one computer, but not the other. Other PSUs work on both.

post #1 of 4
Thread Starter 
I have 3 working PSUs that work on both computers, and the 1 that works on only one.
One of them that does work is: Ultra LS 400W
The one that works on only one computer is: Rosewill Capstone 450

The computer that every PSU works on is:
Motherboard: Gigabyte ga-73vm-s2
Intel C2D e6750 overclocked to 3Ghz
2x4gb ocz reaper 4-4-4-15
ide dvd burner
sata 500gb WD something or another hdd

The computer that every PSU except for the capstone works on is:
Dell Studio (will get more details later)
Motherboard: dunno
Intel c2q q6600
6gb ram
500gb hdd


Any ideas?

*edit
Forgot to specify what I mean when I say it doesn't work. When I turn on the computer, It appears to start up, but I get no video, and the rear exhaust fan turns off two seconds after turning it on. The same thing it does if I turn it on without plugging in the cpu power(either one) from the PSU.

Essentially the cpu isn't getting power from it, but it will get the power from the other PSUs.
Edited by stalker7d7 - 8/10/13 at 7:11pm
Sigma
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q9550 GIGABYTE EP45T-USB3P HIS Radeon HD 4870 Turbo G.Skill Ripjaws 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Western Digital Caviar Green Seagate Baracuda Generic DVD Burner Windows 7 Home Premium 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2 x Asus 23" Rosewill Black normal keyboard Antec TP 750 Antec Nine Hundred 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer DeathAdder Wooden Desk 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Duo e6750 Gigabyte GA-73VM-S2 Sparkle Geforce GT 440 1GB DDR3 OCZ Reapers DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
WD Caviar Green  Stock Win 7 Ultimutant 2 x ASUS VS238H 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill cheapo "gaming keyboard" ULTRA 400W  None atm Razer Deathadder 
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Sigma
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NukeBox
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q9550 GIGABYTE EP45T-USB3P HIS Radeon HD 4870 Turbo G.Skill Ripjaws 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Western Digital Caviar Green Seagate Baracuda Generic DVD Burner Windows 7 Home Premium 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2 x Asus 23" Rosewill Black normal keyboard Antec TP 750 Antec Nine Hundred 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer DeathAdder Wooden Desk 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Duo e6750 Gigabyte GA-73VM-S2 Sparkle Geforce GT 440 1GB DDR3 OCZ Reapers DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
WD Caviar Green  Stock Win 7 Ultimutant 2 x ASUS VS238H 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill cheapo "gaming keyboard" ULTRA 400W  None atm Razer Deathadder 
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post #2 of 4
Thread Starter 
Any ideas at all?
Sigma
(14 items)
 
NukeBox
(12 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q9550 GIGABYTE EP45T-USB3P HIS Radeon HD 4870 Turbo G.Skill Ripjaws 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Western Digital Caviar Green Seagate Baracuda Generic DVD Burner Windows 7 Home Premium 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2 x Asus 23" Rosewill Black normal keyboard Antec TP 750 Antec Nine Hundred 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer DeathAdder Wooden Desk 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Duo e6750 Gigabyte GA-73VM-S2 Sparkle Geforce GT 440 1GB DDR3 OCZ Reapers DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
WD Caviar Green  Stock Win 7 Ultimutant 2 x ASUS VS238H 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill cheapo "gaming keyboard" ULTRA 400W  None atm Razer Deathadder 
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Sigma
(14 items)
 
NukeBox
(12 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q9550 GIGABYTE EP45T-USB3P HIS Radeon HD 4870 Turbo G.Skill Ripjaws 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Western Digital Caviar Green Seagate Baracuda Generic DVD Burner Windows 7 Home Premium 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2 x Asus 23" Rosewill Black normal keyboard Antec TP 750 Antec Nine Hundred 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer DeathAdder Wooden Desk 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Duo e6750 Gigabyte GA-73VM-S2 Sparkle Geforce GT 440 1GB DDR3 OCZ Reapers DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
WD Caviar Green  Stock Win 7 Ultimutant 2 x ASUS VS238H 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill cheapo "gaming keyboard" ULTRA 400W  None atm Razer Deathadder 
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post #3 of 4
doesnt really make sense since the studio uses less power then the gigabyte and both are well within the operating capabilities of the capstone. you may have just been unlucky and got a bum capstone time to contact newegg
post #4 of 4
Thread Starter 
Forgot to specify what I mean when I say it doesn't work. When I turn on the computer, It appears to start up, but I get no video, and the rear exhaust fan turns off two seconds after turning it on. The same thing it does if I turn it on without plugging in the cpu power(either one) from the PSU.

Essentially the cpu isn't getting power from it, but it will get the power from the other PSUs.
Sigma
(14 items)
 
NukeBox
(12 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q9550 GIGABYTE EP45T-USB3P HIS Radeon HD 4870 Turbo G.Skill Ripjaws 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Western Digital Caviar Green Seagate Baracuda Generic DVD Burner Windows 7 Home Premium 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2 x Asus 23" Rosewill Black normal keyboard Antec TP 750 Antec Nine Hundred 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer DeathAdder Wooden Desk 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Duo e6750 Gigabyte GA-73VM-S2 Sparkle Geforce GT 440 1GB DDR3 OCZ Reapers DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
WD Caviar Green  Stock Win 7 Ultimutant 2 x ASUS VS238H 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill cheapo "gaming keyboard" ULTRA 400W  None atm Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
Sigma
(14 items)
 
NukeBox
(12 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q9550 GIGABYTE EP45T-USB3P HIS Radeon HD 4870 Turbo G.Skill Ripjaws 7-8-7-24 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Western Digital Caviar Green Seagate Baracuda Generic DVD Burner Windows 7 Home Premium 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
2 x Asus 23" Rosewill Black normal keyboard Antec TP 750 Antec Nine Hundred 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer DeathAdder Wooden Desk 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Duo e6750 Gigabyte GA-73VM-S2 Sparkle Geforce GT 440 1GB DDR3 OCZ Reapers DDR2 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
WD Caviar Green  Stock Win 7 Ultimutant 2 x ASUS VS238H 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Rosewill cheapo "gaming keyboard" ULTRA 400W  None atm Razer Deathadder 
  hide details  
Reply
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