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Perfektion03

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I just built a gaming computer for x-mas and had it runnin nicely for a few day....like a week ago It would go to boot up and end up turning itself off with in 30 seconds of being powered up...Heres a list of my hardware

13-131-031 MB ASUS P5N32-SLI SE Deluxe NF4SLI


14-130-056 VGA EVGA 7900GS KO 256-P2-N624-AR R


17-159-045 @PSU COOLMAX|V-400 RT


19-116-239 CPU INTEL|PD 940 3.2G 775 2x2M R


20-134-041 MEM 1Gx2|KST DII675 KHX5400D2K2/2G

22-148-111 HD 250G|ST 7K 8M SATA2 ST3250824AS


24-001-085 MNTR SAMSUNG|LCD 19" 2MS DVI 931C


27-129-001 DVD BURN PIONEER|DVR-111D

29-102-188 SOUND CARD CREATIVE|X-FI XTREME RTL


35-109-122 CPU ACC| XP-90C HSINK ONLY THR RT
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Do you have the mobo properly attached to the case? that can cause problems.
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Yah Ive even taken it out and re-put everything back in perfectly....Ive been hearing memory problems? My mobo requests DDR2 6400...Ive got DDR2 5400 in it?
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That could be it.. not liking the RAM your putting in.

Can I also get a link to your PSU?
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http://www.antec.com...hp?ProdID=23650 Theres my PSU
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Do you have the mobo properly attached to the case? that can cause problems.


you can verify this theory by taking the case out of the picture, you can place all the components on an antistatic surface and give it a go in the nude :whistling:

this way you can rule out a short
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First I heard my PSU Wasnt big enough...was 450W so I got a 650W and that didnt help then I heard memory but I want some info before I go spend 300$ for 2gigs of new memory....
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Yeah what deathninja said, we need to clarify if your case had a short.
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