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Old 12-24-2008, 10:11 PM   #1
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Default need some help on new build

Hi, I have I been trying to get my computer working for a few weeks now and ended up returning the motherboard, but to my dismay, the tech guy plugged it in and the m/b works without a glitch. huh. I thought it was a faulty connector because if I plug in the 20 pin and 4 pin PSU connectors halfway in the slot, the PSU starts up, but shuts down if I plug it in all the way. The tech guy said it might be a grounding issue with the case, so I tried starting the case on some cardboard rather than the metal case, but still same problem. I also thought it might be the PSU, but I tried it with a different PSU and have the same problem. The only thing I can think of is my motherboard jumper settings aren't set right, and as how I know practically nothing about jumpers, I was really hoping someone could lend me a hand.
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Old 12-25-2008, 01:36 PM   #2
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What motherboard do you have? What power supply are you using?
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