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Just installed a intel cpu and stock heatsink, computer powers on and all the fans work except the cpu fan doesn't turn on. Beeps....
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post #2 of 8
Maybe you didn't push the cable in ? Or the fan is dead.
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You are going over the mobo's max voltage.
    
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if he just put it in wouldn't that be a cpu reseat and bios would go back to default...i would check fann connection and make sure it isn't jammed. Try the heatsink on another board if you can
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post #5 of 8
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It's brand new, I just installed the cpu and heatsink, the heatsink won't even stay firm, it keeps on popping back out.
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post #6 of 8
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Just installed a intel cpu and stock heatsink, computer powers on and all the fans work except the cpu fan doesn't turn on. Beeps....
Can you describe the beep? Is it from the mobo?
    
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I'm pretty close to giving up and just returning this intel bullcrap, ridiculous
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post #8 of 8
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The heatsink won't even stay on, I think that is the problem but it is a long beep and it doesn't stop.
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