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Old 08-22-2005, 08:53 PM   #11
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The first computer I built MANY years ago was an old P3. Well, I decided to go cheap and get an oem motherboard with no print or online manual. Bad choice for a first computer. See if there is little tiny print next to all the pins. Otherwise trial and error. It took me about 3 hours (about 6 years ago, it's been a while), and I finally got the reset button working and just left it at that and used the reset button till I built my next box. I learned my lesson to pay $3 more for retail packaging or make sure the site has a manual in pdf before buying. Sorry there is no easy way out without a manual, good luck, trial and error my freind!

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Old 08-23-2005, 12:33 PM   #12
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Default Re: ok I am on right now and was wondering if anyone can help me mount my mobo

alrighty well I figured out the power button from trial and error but now when I start it up nothing shows up on the monitor

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