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post #1 of 18
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Hi,

I've got an issue with my Asus Striker II Formula.

I coneected everything up last night

Hard Drive is in SATA 1
CDROM is in IDE
Frontal Panel (Reset and power) Cables

all the ATX 8 and 24pin are installed plus all the fan's

I then gave it power and connected keyboard and mouse.

I turn it on and all the fans and lights on the mobo started but after about 10 secs it turns off (with in these 10sec the screen stays black) then this little LCD Poster Read the words CPU INIT. I was worry it might be a CPU problem so I reseated the CPU and Heatsink and tryed again same problem.

System Spec
CPU: Q6600
Motherboard: Asus Striker II Formula
RAM: 4 x 1 GB OCZ REAPER
PSU: 800w BFG
GPU: 8800 GTS 512

Please help
post #2 of 18
You got that notorious "CPU INIT", well, two things you can do, either RMA the board or try the things in this thread.

http://vip.asus.com/forum/view.aspx?...Language=en-us

Good luck
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post #3 of 18
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CPU INIT is a mean so and so
post #4 of 18
Try different RAM that can boot on 1.8 Volts

if that doesnt work... you screwed!
    
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post #5 of 18
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Ok not looking good. The 775 Socket on the Strike II is loose when I place the CPU in the socket it will slightly move i mean only slightly. but if I place the CPU in my P5N E SLI its doesn't move why is this for. Are the Strikers a crap socket
post #6 of 18
Strikers suck. Period.
    
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post #7 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by XFreeRollerX View Post
Strikers suck. Period.
The First Striker sucked, not the Striker II.

SickStew bought the CPU/Mobo/Ram from me and are fully functioning. My guess is it's likely to be a missing or incorrect connection.
 
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post #8 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post
The First Striker sucked, not the Striker II.

SickStew bought the CPU/Mobo/Ram from me and are fully functioning. My guess is it's likely to be a missing or incorrect connection.
Striker II Formula has the same problem with CPU INIT as the Striker Extreme.

It can happen anytime and you´re lucky if you can recover from it.
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post #9 of 18
I have the striker 2 formula and love it no problems for the thousands and thousands of boards they sell their are some bad ones jest like evga msi and so on.
RMA and be done with it.
My 2 cents
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post #10 of 18
He has angered the CPU INIT Gods.

He probably has to put some sacrificial meat on the table now.

If you checked everything... RMA time
    
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