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Old 08-11-2005, 11:20 AM   #1
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What would happen if you turned on a computer with no CPU in it?
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Old 08-11-2005, 11:32 AM   #2
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It will definitely not boot.
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Old 08-11-2005, 11:40 AM   #3
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would the power at least come on. like lights.
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the lights should come on I don't see any reason why they wouldn't.


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It's a lot safer than turning on without hs/fan in it...
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Good point, All will happen is it will light up and power a little bit, but the processor then takes over, which wont be able to.
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It'll shoot lasers at you and turn you into cosmic dust.

It'll probably just not show anything on the screen or anything like that. But the lights will still work.
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Yeah, just lights, maybe some beeps, nothing else.
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Ok thanks. i just wanted to make sure it's not the CPU that isn't working in my computer.
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