Re: Help Needed.. Installing New Hard Drive
Try taking the ram out, and boot it up, see if it gets farther. Then re-introduce 1 stick at a time. It's a hardware issue since it won't even get to the HD or CDrom. Most likely a Bad board or ram, but it could be other things also.
I know you said you tried moving it around, but have you tried booting it without the RAM?
The colors represent which slots when installed will allow the memory to run in dual-channel mode.
Also, take out all the unneccesaries, (video card, sound card, floppy drive, etc...) and try booting that way. At this point it sounds like you might be RMAing the Mobo.
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