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post #11 of 20
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Originally Posted by Bubsterfinster View Post
Actually that GPU has a requirement of no less than 450 Recommended 600 or higher. That and your processor and the 1600MHz RAM you put in, 400Watts just is not covering it! That is my prediction. my build just happened on friday. my specs are below. I had a 500W PSU sitting here but bought a 650 instead.

the 400w cx is fine, i tried the same with a different motherboard and instead of a phenom 955 is was a phenom x2 555, and it ran fine, and the power was about the same.
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post #12 of 20
IIRC the M4A79XTD Evo has issues with Deneb C3 stepping chips if the BIOS is not updated. Try updating your BIOS, maybe?
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IIRC the M4A79XTD Evo has issues with Deneb C3 stepping chips if the BIOS is not updated. Try updating your BIOS, maybe?
Lol, how do i update bios when nothing comes on screen?
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post #14 of 20
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Originally Posted by brendanb581 View Post
Lol, how do i update bios when nothing comes on screen?
Haha.. ^^

Anyway..

Its been said, but try a different PSU, say a mates if they have a beefier PSU.

Also thermal paste? hows the contact between heatsink and CPU?

is the ram setted properly, is the GPU in properly?

There is so much that could be wrong with it.
post #15 of 20
Ahh.. buy an up to date bios chip off the internet for your motherboard?
post #16 of 20
Guys. His power supply is fine.

Try booting with 1 stick of RAM
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post #17 of 20
Did you forget to hook up the GPU?
post #18 of 20
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i unplugged the front panel header for the power sw and then re inserted, it worked and i saw it boot on screen and then i unplugged it again to see if it worked again when i replugged it and then it didnt work :\\ :S:S
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post #19 of 20
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I can not get it to work now,

i know when it will work because the cpu fan will spin at full speed...when it doesnt work the fan is fairly slow... anyone else got any ideas?
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post #20 of 20
400W is on the low end but this is okay, it is a quality 400W. If it works and the CPU fan increases to full speed, you may have a loose heatsink and the processor may be seriously overheating. Check that mounting.
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