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tried unplugging the power from the mobo and pressing the power button to relieve left over power and removing bat. no go. Restarted and kept pressing Del and nothing either :-/
    
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hmmmm.
Try this.

This isn't the easy flash.

This flash is done with no power to the board, meaning you need to unplug your computer from the wall socket.

1.) Take a deep breath. (I can tell your frustrated, but have no fear this is easy).

2.) Disconnect from the wall (you want no power to your MoBo)

3.) Take your side case off.

4.) Pull the on board battery. (it will be right of your PCI-e slots, left below of the NB/SB heatsink. Bright silver and about the size of a Quarter)

5.) You will see 2 blue caps above and to the right of the power/ reset buttons on the MoBo.
The one on the right has the letters CLRTC, pull it off and move it to the right side set of pins for 5 to 10 seconds. Then move it back to the left, where it started from.

6.) Put the battery back in.

7.) Plug the computer back in.

8.) Cross your fingers.

9.) Hit the power button and hope it posts.

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post #23 of 43
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tried unplugging the power from the mobo and pressing the power button to relieve left over power and removing bat. no go. Restarted and kept pressing Del and nothing either :-/
Hmm..

I guess the only thing left to try is to unplug all the unnecessary components, and trying again.

CDROM, Case fans, Lights, ect..

It's really unusual that your mobo would go DOA all of a sudden like that.. It'd be understandable if you were adjusting the chipset voltages, or something like that. But the multiplier? Wierd..
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post #24 of 43
Do you have a Spare PSU?


It looks like you have tried everything else

I had the same thing happen to me....it wasn't the board....it was the PSU (Antec TruePower Quattro 850)

Plugged in another PSU and it fired up
post #25 of 43
I know this may sound weird, but can you switch to an air cooler and try powering up again?

Even if it's the stock cooler.

Not much to lose right now.
Edited by Shift. - 12/17/08 at 10:15pm
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post #26 of 43
Take the memory out and turn it and see if you get a error code of beeps.
If you do than the board is just fine.
than it all memory.

If you don't get any beep codes than mobo is highly problematic.

To get the memory back to normal setting.

Turn off pc.
Unplug power cord from psu
Make the psu fully off.
Move jumper
Take out battery
Mover jumper back.
Place only one stick in slot 1 of memory slots.
Place battery back in.
Plug power cord in psu.
Flip switch on psu.
Turn on psu and see if you get past splash.
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Tired pulling power and bat and clearing cmos. still nothing.
Tried diff PSU. still nothing. Removed both ram sticks, still nothing... :-/
    
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Did you get the error codes?
    
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Originally Posted by emersonsc View Post
Tired pulling power and bat and clearing cmos. still nothing.
Tried diff PSU. still nothing. Removed both ram sticks, still nothing... :-/
Your mobo is definitely fried what else could it be not the psu u tried diff one tried clring CMOS many times to no avail i cant think of any other problem. But when you power up do your fans turn on?
and light up or not?

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I know this may sound weird, but can you switch to an air cooler and try powering up again?

Even if it's the stock cooler.

Not much to lose right now.
Are you still on water?
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