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Mainboard isue

Q: Mainboard isue

Hello.

Recently I recieved by mail my brother's laptop to fix,since I`m the "smart" guy inthe family everyone is pushing me with IT or Electronic choirs...anyway, it`s not why I`m here. The laptop has a broken screen, I tried to attach the laptop to another monitor via VGA but didn`t wor, no image at all. So I`m wondering if the mainboard is bustedm since I don`t know if I should order a new display for it or just toss it in the garbage can. The colored leds are on when I start it, no booting sound, but the HDD is working, so is the dvd-rw, I mean it takes commands, all the buttons work, I mean restart and power.is there a chance that the mainboard is bustend and I still have power on cpu/optical device/storage?

Thanks for the answer

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So I've googled this issue as much as i could, most anwsers go you need to reinstall windows and most likely lost all the data on it.
My laptop is medion erazer p6679 on Win 10. I was on a zoom call when it froze and crashed. When turning on it gives me the message shown in the screen and what it the boot menu shows me.
All repair shops are shut near by and I really need it for my uni courses.
Is there anything you guys can suggest(I dont have the original windows 10 and would need to buy new, with the current state of the world might be difficult )
 

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Hello, i have tried running combifix but it always blue screens this particular laptop, also it seems to have created a new combo folder in root that contain copy of root, see attached.The question is can deleted this combifix dir?cheers

A:combifix isue

ComboFix usage, Questions, Help? - Look hereYou should not be using Combofix unless instructed to do so by a Malware Removal Expert. It is a powerful tool intended by its creator to be "used under the guidance and supervision of an expert", NOT for general public or personal use. Combofix was never meant to be used as a general purpose malware scanner like SuperAntispyware or Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware. Using this tool incorrectly could lead to disastrous problems with your operating system such as preventing it from ever starting again. Please read Combofix's Disclaimer.Unlike what many people think, Combofix is not a fix-all program that's just "run and done". It is a highly specialized tool that should only be used under the supervision of an expert. It's not an "everyday use", clean-all program.If you suspect malware, please post a in the Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs sub-forum (according to this tutorial), with a description of the issues you are having and the contents of the log file(s) (copy and paste the contents of the log into your topic, don't attach it). Please note: the Malware Response team are always overwhelmed, and it could take a few days to get your first reply. Just be patient and don't "bump" your topic by replying to it.

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I extended my warranty but warranty was tagged with another serial no of laptop and my laptop is out of warranty. For more details, I have marked a mail also and locked a case [Personal Information Removed] in customer care. Its a fraud by HP/partners. Please check and suggest on priority.

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@Ashud88

 

I have brought your issue to the attention of an appropriate team within HP. They will likely request information from you in order to look up your case details or product serial number. Please look for a private message from an identified HP contact. Additionally, keep in mind not to publicly post personal information (serial numbers and case details).
 
Thank you for visiting the HP Support Forum.

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My wife's laptop is acting crazy. It's been working fine, then the other night the screen starting blinking and became unreadable. It would just blink a ton and flash on and off. She took it in the next day to her work to the tech guys there and it worked fine. Today the same issue. I was able to get it to start in Safe Mode and it works just fine. Trying to start in regular mode it starts out just fine, then goes to blinking/flashing, etc.

Any ideas? Sorry I can't give more details, but that is as good a description as I can give!

Thank
 

A:Video isue

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hello guys i got some problems when i play wow i got some huge lagg spike. sometime i run on 15fps on ultra settings?? and it dont seem to be my gpu because its only running at 25% with 50? both


my specs is:
x2 msi gtx 970 4GB
intel i7-4790k
msi gaming motherboard
32GB RAM
ssd 500GB and hdd 1TB

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Cant get internet connectivity. My NIS is working. Have a valid Ip but Wont connect in firefox or IE7. UNLESS i boot in safe mode. Tried wireless, local, and even my BB and all the same. Valid (but different IP) address and no online connectivity.
 

A:Vista connection isue

Most likely a 3rd party firewall (internet security) issue. If "NIS" is Norton Internet Security I'm guessing that you are right about it working. It's keeping you perfectly safe from the big bad internet.
 

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I have a pinnacle vidio capture card and the 1394 dosnt work.....where can i find the drivers please.
 

A:1394 driver isue

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Hi, I'm having issues with accessing BIOS as it's asking a BIOS password and I don't remember ever creating one. The message I get after 3 unsuccessful trials is  73058664. I need help resolving this issue. Thanks.  

A:HP Bios Password Isue

When asked for password try 62930260

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I have installed a wireless card onto my PC, the card sees the network tells me I have connection, but IE does not connect.

I have cleared DNS cache, repaired IP/TCP Winsock. And

IPCONFIG shows that I have no default gateway.

Any ideas?

A:[SOLVED] Suspect DNS Isue with Vista

Your Default Gateway is your Router. Unplug the power plug to the Modem and the Router. Plug the power into just the Modem (unless you have a modem/router combo) When all the lights come up, plug in the power to the Router (unless combo of course) Go to Start/Search and type inetcpl.cpl and press enter/Connections/LAN Settings. Make sure all the boxes are unchecked. Now go to Start/Search and type ncpa.cpl and press enter. Right click the Local Area connection/Properties scroll down to Internet Protocol IPV4 (TCP-IP)/Properties. Make sure Obtain an IP Address and DNS Server Address Automatically are both checked. Now go to Start/Search and type CMD right click the Command Prompt link in the Search Results and choose Run As Administrator. IN the Command Prompt type ipconfig /release and press enter. the IP Address changes to 0.0.0.0 Now type ipconfig /flushdns and press enter. Now type ipconfig /renew. Now type ipconfig /all. You should have a new IP address try it again. If you still cannot connect please include the text output of your ipconfig /all in your next post

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I was trying to forward ports for some programs using a http://portforward.com guide.
Open a web browser like internet explorer or Netscape. Enter the ip address of your router in the address bar of your browser. By default the ip address should be set to 10.0.0.138.Click to expand...


You should see a box prompting you for your username and password. Enter your username and password now. By default both the username and password are root. Click the Ok button to log in to your router. Click to expand...

...it says, but 10.0.0.138 doesnt work, I did search a bit with google about it but found nothing certain.
The actuall question is: "How do I find my router's IP adress?[to get the router admin box]"

My router is a Lucent Technologies CELL-21A-BX-AR
 

A:Solved: Port forwarding isue

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Hello my name is Gringoyle

Let me start from the very begining, I was play Ever Quest 2 when my key board started acting up i found that it was my mouse, when my mouce was in movement the keyboard was inop so if was to use the (W,A,D,S) keys to navigate than use the mouce to move the cursor i would stop movment.

So I decided to test the mouce in safe mode, I and made a big mistake by using msconfig to do so. Well it started an endless loop of chrashing when windows would boot causing the loop to start over. I can however use F8 still which i did to to try and repair my system, it recommended that I use the recovery, that had failed. I than used the F8 last knowen good configuration option to start windows and I am running again, I than when to change the settings in msconfig i had made but i am unable to. When in msconfig under the general tab the "Selective Startup" is selected, under the boot tab the options are normal, safe mode is not selected. However if I select the Normal Startup option under the general tab the safe mode box becomes check under the boot tab and if I uncheck the safe boot box, the Selective Startup option is than selected again under the general tab.

And my dang mouce is still causing the keyboard to be inop when in use.

Thank for any advice you fellas can offer me,
Gringoyle

A:Windows 7 safe boot isue

I do not believe this is an infection so I'm moving it to the Windows 7 forumI know little about Windows 7 If you scroll to the bottom of this page you will see how to repair it, I believehttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/how-to-start-windows-in-safe-mode/

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hi. I have a M754LMR Mainboard and need to know if it will support a 1gig celeron. I went to the store where I bought my computer from and they said"oh yeah no prob", but not really sure of these great words of wisdom I looked up boards web site and it says hat it only support to 600. so I phoned the store and talked to owner and his reasoning for the discrepancies was that the owner of thaw web site don't update it. So to make long story even longer I would like to know if anybody has done this.
 

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What is difrend in mainboards : DAOR33MB6E0 and DAOR33MB6F0, because i have laptop with DAOR33MB6E0, and its broken. Can i put in DAOR33MB6F0?

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Hi,You mean motherboard right?What is the exact model name, product number of your laptop? I'll be able to give you list of compatible boards from Manual then.https://support.hp.com/in-en/document/c00033108We need the HP part number of the board you want to replace old one with, and it is completely numerical like 000000-000.RegardsVisruth

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Hi,

I have a Acorp socket A 266FSB Motherboard and 1.100GHz AMD Duron Processor the problem is i cant put xp on it i have tryed and tryed but with no luck.

Does anyone know why it wont take xp or how i get it to take xp?????

Thanks ipatriot
 

A:Mainboard?!

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I dont know exacly when or how this happened but it seems like sata ports 4 and 5 out of the total 6 has stopped showing up its connected hdd's in windows even tho they are visible in the bios.

i have taken picture of my bios settings and bios post check at startup and the device manager inside windows, please help me.

These drives works perfecly if i plug them in using a usb hdd chassi so there's nothing wrong with the drives.

also, please help me to ensure i have the optimal bios settings configured as i dont fully understand them all and the manual doesn't help explain anything.

I am using windows 7 x64, latest updates and all. my motherboard is a Gigabyte, the modell and BIOS version is listed in the pictures i included, i have the latest bios from 1 year ago, beta.

i went to intels website and downloaded infinst911autol and installed it, now i got a bit different case in the device manager update screenshot after the installation, but it still didnt do anything.

I just bought a new hdd and plugged it in, when i booted up the computer did not activate any installation for new found harddrive and it doesn't show up in disk managment. I tried troubleshooting and it tried reinstalling but it didnt work, got some error message.

In the second bios post boot image why does the 2 IDE drives show up there with the new SATA drive and not with the other drives in the first post bios image? The IDE drives are working in windows as are 4 sata drives but not the other 2 sata dr... Read more

A:Need help with my Mainboard.

Try updating the driver:

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Misplaced (or lost?) the CD that came with the board when I installed it new about 4 years ago. Re-installed it in a different box and am unable to make "sound" work. Am also using a Sound Blaster AWE 64 card. Any ideas where I might find the software to make sound work again would be appreciated. Thanks.
 

A:A-Bit AB-BX6 Mainboard

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My friend has AMD Athlon (XP) 2500+
In SIW it says Barton under CPU Name.
So which type of motherboard does he has to look for?
AMD Athlon AM2
AMD Athlon 939
or AMD Athlon 749?

Thanks.
 

A:Which Mainboard.

We need to know what socket his CPU is.
 

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I have an ASUS K8V-X socket 754 motherboard and I ok happy with it, buit I always think somethings wrong with it. Like recently after I was installing a new graphics card, all of a sudden it didn'r recognize my primary slave hard drive. We later got it to work but is this something that a motherboard could be responsible for? I'm also obsessed with speed. I have an Athlon XP 64 processsor in it and lot's of RAM and, at first, after reformating it seemed so fast, then the more programs I put on it the slower it got. I hear this is common to think this way? But anyway, (I'm an obsessive compulsive so please forgive me) I just always think somethings wrong with my motherboard. I ran a Hot CPU test utility on it and everything passed fine, but my need for the perfect motherbaord still persists. I tempted to buy this Gigabyte socket 754 from Amazon. (You can see it on the link below) but I may just end up finding out the same thing, where it would work fast at first and as I load programs on it it slows. Still I wonder if it it might be worth it since it's been about two years with this board and it may very well be responsible for some glitches I've had with certain things like I mentioned above. And since the Gigabyte would be newer technology wouldn't it be correct to assume I would get more performance out of it than the ASUS?

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0...t_details/105-6871517-6144418?ie=UTF8&seller=
 

A:Should I buy a new mainboard?

Slow running is most likely to be caused by programs that load with Windows, not any failure of hardware. Maybe check the Startup section of MSConfig and disable any unnecessary startup programs - that's bound to resolve your issues. As for the Pri Slave recognition - that's an odd one. First off, check the BIOS still sees it then check Device Manager for conflicts. Could also be worth checking the jumper settings on the drive.
 

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I have your product in 2010 "hp g32-305tx".            I'm use for 5 years , mainboard cannot boot .not show logo hp  when boot , black screen ,fan has a  loud and has a heat ........    How to fix it ! ,I'm cannot use my laptop   .....(HDD work) ....    I need some help!!!!!!!!,please 

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#HPExpertDayFollow:http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c01732674andhttp://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c02222922

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i need the cheapest price avaible for this mainboard:

MB850 Pentium 4 Mini ITX
 

A:in need of mainboard

here is some

280$ http://www.mp3car.com/store/product_info.php?products_id=130

other types that might work
http://http://www.logicsupply.com/default.php/cPath/78_55
 

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Hi

I want to overclock this Mainboard:
IKAL80101280 AA 681534-306

I need a manual for that to overclock.

Please help.

PS:
I think it's qdi.
 

A:What Mainboard is this?

Hi,

If you run this free downloaded program, it will tell you much more about your whole system including your motherboard:

Aida32 is now called EVEREST Home Edition (it's still free).
http://www.lavalys.com/index.php?page=products_index
 

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Does anyone know the model/make of mainboard used in an Acer Travelmate 800Lci Centrino, i've tried Acer website but can't find the info i need, i even tried calling them but it's a public holiday here so they're closed, it's got a 1.3ghz intel centrino cpu and is an 855pm chipset, the mainboard is fried and needs replacing but can't find the make or model details anywhere
 

A:MainBoard

none of the sites i checked say what the motherboard is just says 400mhz bus speed must be made by acer.
 

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I am using MB with Intel 845 chipset,350watt smps,512mB RAM...
My machine is not starting..CPU fan stops just after starting for 3-4 sec..I am sure that the CPU,RAM and SMPS are OK.Most probably the problem is in the MB.Kindly help me to solve the problem.....
 

A:Mainboard fault

You need to post more information. Who is the builder and model number of the board? What processor are you using? Did the machine previously operate correctly, or is this just a machine you are now constructing?
 

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I have bought a Medion computer. Could anyone tell me what the blue slot on the mainboard is for. I have tried a Audigy SE sound card in the slot but the computer doesn't recognise it. Many thanks.
 

A:Mainboard slot

If it is longer or set back from the rest of the slots,
it's for a video card.
Please don't put other cards in it,it will mess up your computer.
 

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Hello all and good day, I am looking at a friends pc, he just installed a new mainboard, its an ecs elitegroup p4. It has power to it, but it doesn't sound as if the processor is doing anything, it says in the manual to connect the P4 processor auxillary case power supply connector to ATX1, I have found the ATX1 on the board, but nothing on his power supply to hook up to it, could this be the problem? Is it possible that he has not enough power to run it? I have also noticed that his cd rom doesn't eject either. I am just guessing, but I think maybe he has a problem with his power supply. Please if any one knows about the atx1 connector, let me know asap.
Thanks, Kelly
 

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Hello, I just installed a new main board, a VIA Samuel2 1 Giga Pro with all kinds of stuff built in, network card, sound and video. The problems I am having are :

1. Under Device Manager it says it is only running at 733 MHz, I do I get get the full 1000 ?

2. I am running Windows XP, and since I upgraded to this mother board I can not get my CD burner to work, it is a Yamaha 2200 CDR - it worked with my old 400 MHz mother board and installed without any problems. Windows XP installs what looks like the right driver, and I can see it under My Computer - it even says CD-RW but when I put in a CD it will not read it. A blank window opens, my regular reader is working fine, but it is quite old and slow 20X. Please help if you can.

Thanks alot.
 

A:New Mainboard 2 Problems

I don't quite understand the processor problem, what processor are you running.

733 would be 133 x 5.5, intel only sells that speed in 733 processors.

amd on the other hand would be another issue if the front side bus defaulted to 100 rather than 133 but the numbers don't add up to 733, it would be either 750 on 100fsb or 1 gig on a 133 fsb
 

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Hey guys,

i just put my new pc together but it just doesnt do anything...

this is my setup:
1 x Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB, SATA 6Gb/s (ST2000DM001)
1 x Crucial MX100 512GB, SATA 6Gb/s (CT512MX100SSD1)
1 x Intel Xeon E3-1231 v3, 4x 3.40GHz, Sockel-1150, boxed (BX80646E31231V3)
1 x Crucial Ballistix Sport DIMM Kit 8GB, DDR3-1600, CL9-9-9-24 (BLS2CP4G3D1609DS1S00/BLS2C4G3D169DS3CEU)
1 x ASUS Xonar DGX, PCIe x1 (90-YAA0Q0-0UAN0BZ)
1 x Sapphire Vapor-X Radeon R9 290 Tri-X OC, 4GB GDDR5, 2x DVI, HDMI, DisplayPort, full retail (11227-04-40G)
1 x MSI H97 Guard-Pro (7923-002R)
1 x Samsung SH-224DB schwarz, SATA, bulk (SH-224DB/BEBE)
1 x EKL Alpenföhn Brocken ECO (84000000106)
1 x Fractal Design Arc Midi R2 (FD-CA-ARC-R2-BL)
1 x Sea Sonic G-Series G-550 550W PCGH-Edition ATX 2.3 (SSR-550RM)

first off, the graphic cards fan works, the CPU fan runs as well, but I dont hear a beep I dont see any bios booting, nothing happens... i tried runnning it without graphic card, without sound card, and without RAM, ---> still no beep, but the CPU fan is still running...is it possible that the Mainboard is dead?

Thanks for the help !
 

A:Mainboard dead?

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Im trying to find out which is the fastest cpu my motherboard will take, (currently have an amd 1900xp)

Ive checked the handbook and it says 2000+ 266fsb.

Ive also been onto mainboards support page which Isnt very helpful and all tech support inquiries require an invoice number which I havnt got.

Any help appreciated = )
 

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Hi
I recently upgraded motherboard and cpu in my Pc only and re-connected the existing hardware OS windows XP.Powered up,but windows would not start.In the end I had to reload XP.Does anybody know why this was or am I missing something quite simple
Regards
 

A:Mainboard and cpu upgrade

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Hi, I replaced a mainboard on a HP 250 G3, and I want reprograming Serialnumber and Vpro state. No Tool is working nbdmifit and wndmifit give feedback "device is not supported". Could you give me a feedback which version I could use.  Thanks Carsten

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hi all...
juz wan to make sure..After exchange new motherboard izzit need to reinstall windows ???
i tried b4 for my AMD it need to reinstall Window,for my celeron it no need
Thk~~~
 

A:mainboard question

windows xp/2000 must be reinstalled. i dont know of 9x/me or nt. but maybe 98 works when u change the mobo... but id recommend a reinstall
 

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hello, i am newbie. i am from Turkey. i am lucky because i found this forum.

i've got some problems with my graphic card and mainboard.
my graphic card is: "Geforce2 MX 400 64 mb DDR ram". mainbord is: "Zida Technologies CreateBXi-ATX 1.00 American Megatrends, Inc. 0627 01/01/98".

i heard that agp slot on my mainbord is 2x, and my graphic card is 4x. my guess is that i have to update my mainbord for 4x. when i test directx acceleration at directx diagnostic tools, it's resulting as below:

Direct3D 7 test results: All tests were successful.(sample cube is seeing very well)
Direct3D 8 test results: All tests were successful.(texture is distorted on sample cube)
Direct3D 9 test results: All tests were successful.(texture is distorted on sample cube)

when the AGP Texture Acceleration is enabled, Direct3D 7 test is fail i mean sample cube is seeing distorted.
can anyone help me? i am very appreciated.
ps: i am very sorry for my poor english.
 

A:Zida mainboard.

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I am building my 1st computer from scratch I would like to know if anyone out there has used a Gigabyte board GA-8SQ800 and if so what did they like and dislike about this board, would it be a good board for a beginner like myself to start out with in an ATX case?
 

A:Curious about this Mainboard

Hi Kerikter,

Don't know about this board specifically but I have had a few Gigabyte boards in the past and can say that they're pretty good m/boards generally. You shouldn't have too many woes with this. And I would recommend an ATX case.

Cheers,

Peaker.
 

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Emachine with AM37S model motherboard no video and no post. how do i reset bios? Do i have to move jumpers? which ones are they? I am not sure if that is the issue. Fans stall like there is low power. cpu is good ram(memory) is good been tested on other motherboard hard drive and other components are good. power supply is good. Not sure what the problems is my guess bad motherboard or bios needs to be reset????????
Jay
 

A:mainboard issue

How do you know your power supply and the other componets that you say are good. What tests did you make? Without getting a post display you cant see your BIOS
 

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hi i hope sum1 can help. my dad has the e machine 370 and has problems. the mouse froze and he tried the reset button but this wouldnt work and as he dosen't no much he switched it of by the mains. wen he turned it bac on he got comp not shut down properly and got the set up writin (or is it called the bios?) he didn't have a clue wot 2 do so had a guy checked it out. the guy took it apart and put other comp parts to it and found it to be the mainboard/motherboard. he lives in cyprus and can't get a mainboard (as they are called in cyprus) on the island. the one in the uk (where he got it from) may not be compatable as the memory may need replacin as well. an poss other parts 2. is there a motherboard that we can get that will not cost more by gettin other parts as well? is there a site that i can go on and get this? and wot type would it be? i hope any1 can help me. many thanks and hope ur day is goin well he is on windows xp 2000 and its 4yrs old and thats all i can tell you
 

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Hi

I've found a Dell XPS B600r in the recycling center and took it home. I put it together correctly, but it won't do anything, but lighting up the power LED and start all fans and drives.
Screen flashes with some vidoe-cards one, with others it's always black.
RAM is ok, cuz th PC beeps without, but with he don't beep.
I hav removed everything except the processor and ram and the powerbutton form the board.
I have tested with a 333MHz, a 600MHz and an unknown processor. I have tested with about 2 AGP and 1 PCI graphiccard, and without.
Always the same.
I have removed the battery once too.

Is the board bad? Can I fix it?

Greetz H4N$L!
 

A:Mainboard faulty?

I would do a google search on the MB to find out the exact specs. Then if I had the parts I would try a build.

If your recycling center is anything like mine (a stopping place before the dump) then the MB is probably bad to start with.
 

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HI THERE!
can anybody tell me please how high i can go with the
cpu on my mainboard(ECS M830 LR)I like to upgrade,
right know i have amd 1700xp.
thanks for help.
matrix4
 

A:mainboard (ECS M830LR)

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Hi, there i have a socket a M848a mainboard the problem is its starts up and says the cmos settings are wrong etc and battery low so u go into the bois just say save setting and its all fine then it boots up and its all fine...but next time you start up it wont work and you hav to clear the cmos then it will work and you hav to do it all over again.

Also i hav noticed half way through the loading of xp the screen turns off the turns back on again.

Any one hav any ideas???
cheers ipatriot
 

A:Mainboard settings...

ipatriot said:

says the cmos settings are wrong etc and battery lowClick to expand...

Have you tried replacing the battery?

MBN
 

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Can anyone recommend a mainboard with built in RAID 1 (mirroring) - one that is affordable and reliable - for the latests and greatest AMD processor. I assume that the IDE connections for RAID are in addition to the usual 4 that come on mainboards.

Once in a while I want to remove one of the drives (removeable drive bay) to sit on the shelf for disaster recovery. I would put another drive in its place and let the mainboard rebuild the mirror in background.

Comments please.
 

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hello

I want a good mainboard but i don't kwon much about models of it

what's the better mainboard for a PIV and what kind of memory I need?

graphics integrated or a graphic card?

please help me
 

A:a good mainboard

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Ok using a Gateway essential pc 566 C - sn 0019425807 - with w 2000 i e 6.0 . I need to reformat this pc then reload windows but i don t have the software i need to reload the mainboard and can t see it on the gateway web site. Does anyone know what i need to use can t figure it out - thanks . .
 

A:Gateway Mainboard

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How can i check if HP really exchanged the mainboard on my laptop Pavilion dv9690el, i have vista home premium..

thank you for your help
 

A:did they really exchange mainboard?

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Just moved my hard drive, floppy, cd's, ethernet, and sound blaster to azza KM266-MNB bare bones and turned it on. Nothing on my monitor. What do I try next? Please?
 

A:New mainboard, no video

Howdy there jvernon...

First guess would be to unplugg everything you moved to the pc, and see if you can get some error beeps, or any on screen messages...
 

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I have been having some problems with my motherboard (Shuttle AK32A), and I am going to replace it.

I'm interested in your input on what has worked for you, (and what hasen't).

My requirements are:

Should support DDR only. (I have some now, and have heard hybrid/ mixed boards often cause problems)

Must support AMD Athelon 2000+ 1.67+ Ghz XP Thouroughbred proccessor. (because I already have it.)

Must "play nice" with a Nvidia GeForce 440MX PCI graphics card.

Should follow the ATX form factor.

Should be between $40 and $70 USD. (my return is $52)

Should not include a proccessor.
Thanks in advance for your assistance,

Nick M. Rahl
 

A:reccomendations for an AMD/ATX mainboard

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hi everyone,

my computer is giving a lot of problem these days..(it hangs madly!) it all started only after i open up my computer to add an additional cdrom drive. i doubt that it's the problem of cdrom as i did the same thing on my another similar computer - compaq presario 3600ap. the computer now is not under warrenty so i could not send back to the technician, so i intend to buy new parts to replace the faulty part.

BUT now i have no idea, what makes the computer hangssss so often...it could hang when i try to reboot the computer..like it hangs in the boot up of windows... and sometimes...the computer cannot find 'Intel(R) 82845 processor to I/O controller' and sometimes it's another one which is call PCI bus something i dont remember... but it's sometimes this and sometimes that....inside this computer has a new graphic card,new harddisk and the mainboard has inbuilt sound card. im just afraid that what if i buy a new mainboard, but it's actually my processor that is faulty then my problem is not fixed and i wasted my money..

so is there anyone good at hardware? that can tell me what should i do or replace which parts to stop my pc from hanging? :<
 

A:is my cpu spoil? or mainboard?

You could try disconnecting some of your devices, and running just what you absolutly need, (main Harddrive). Then slowly add 1 piece at a time, start machine, see how it runs. (Try to eliminate a possible faulty device)

Are jumpers on devices set properly??
 

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