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Hey OCN. Today i noticed that my computer shockes you when you touch it. If you touch the Heatsink,Case,HDD,Videocard, anything part of the PC it gives you a good little shock! Please help me with this issue becauses it really hurts me, and probaly not to good on the PC also! Rep+ for any good replys!
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post #2 of 43
so if you stand still and touch it over and over it will shock you everytime?
    
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get a plug from home depot to check the circuit usually about $10.00 ,
    
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post #4 of 43
is it like a static shock or "reasons you shouldn't chew on power cables" shock?
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post #5 of 43
Sounds like you got a short in your wireing..
    
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post #6 of 43
Do me a favor..

Grab the side of the case with your left hand and than touch heatsink or whatever is zapping you... see if it does it again.
post #7 of 43
its your carpet. mine does the same thing when i get out of bed. your creating static and grounding your self out.
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post #8 of 43
Yup, probably a split cable touching the case. My brother accidently ripped of the 3 speed control off the end of his Antec Tricool, and when it touched the side of his case, it used to electrocute you :|
post #9 of 43
definatyl a wiring issue in the case i would chase all the leads from the PSU and make sure thes no nics cuts or any other exposed wire ... also make sure its not something wrong with the grounding with the PSU itself ... has it always done it or just started?
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so if you stand still and touch it over and over it will shock you everytime?
Yeah all the time!
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