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First Build Amd Wont Boot


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Manny_805

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Hi i'm new here need some help this is my first amd build.i already install the mobo,cpu,hdd,ram,video card,cd-r drive hooked all cables as manual said and i tryed to boot it up and it wouldnt boot.so im here for some help to see why this new build amd wont work any advice ? here is a list of my parts...

1.eVGA 256-A8-N313-LX Geforce FX5500 256MB DDR AGP 4X/8X Video Card - Retail
2.Kingston ValueRAM 512MB 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) Unbuffered System Memory Model 3.KVR400X64C3A/512 - Retail
4.AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Venice 2000MHz HT Socket 939 Processor Model ADA3000BPBOX - Retail
5.Western Digital Caviar SE16 WD2500KS 250GB 7200 RPM SATA 3.0Gb/s Hard Drive - OEM
6.ViewSonic VX922 Black/Silver 19" 2ms LCD Monitor - Retail
7.LITE-ON Combo Drive Black ATAPI/E-IDE Model SOHC-5236V-61 - OEM
8.ASPIRE X-Dreamer ATXB3KLW-BK/420W Black Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case ATX 420W power supply for AMD/Intel Power Supply - Retail
9.ASUS A8V Socket 939 VIA K8T800 Pro ATX AMD Motherboard - Retail


Thanks in advance.
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It would have helped if you told us exactly what it did do. Did the fans come on? and stay on? did the cdrom drive light come on? If there was nothing happening at all the first thing i would replace is the power supply. Is the PS turned on at the switch? If the power supply is good i would pull all connectors and hace only MB, cpu, 1 stick of memory, and video and see if it will boot to the bios. If nothing still happens, change the memory stick. nothing happening againwhould have me reseating the cpu. Still nothing would make me check the cpu or replace the MB.

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