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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-17-2011, 05:19 PM - Thread Starter
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My brothers computer has a raidmax 630w in it but randomly turns off before windows login is this a PSU problem?

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Could be. Can you try with a different psu? Could also be corrupted HDD.



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If the computer shuts down completely it can't be a hard drive issue really. And yes it could be a PSU problem. Try with a different unit if you have one lying around.



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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-17-2011, 07:07 PM
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More than likely this is a PSU problem. However it could be a number of components causing this problem. I would start by doing exactly what the gentlemen above me have stated. Try a different PSU if you have one available. If the same problem persists than it may be a motherboard problem. If this is the case then you may need to take it to a local shop and test another motherboard unless you happen to have one lying around (I know I sure don't). Hopefully it's a PSU problem.
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