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Re: [SLE] Very strange hardware problem
Check that the memory and PCI cards are all seated properly, i.e. take them
out and re-seat one-by-one.


On Tuesday 07 August 2001 1:52 pm, Tazio Ceri wrote:
> Hello list!
> I have a very strange problem with my motherboard.
> It is an AOpen AK7 with my old Athlon 600.
> I have just bought this MB because the former MB died
> by a problem in a memory slot. Everything worked fine
> before it.
> The problem is that my MB does not always start. It is
> stable, I have not had any crash. But when I turn off
> the PC I can hardly bring it back on.The leds are on, but
> no beep and no images are in my screen!
> I can always reset without no prob, so the BIOS is not faulty.
> I have checked the power, but it is ok as disks start
> spinning up. There is no overheating problem, as it would
> crash, not only refuse to start.BTW Bios says the temperature
> is about 40°C which is pretty fresh.
> I have controlled the other boards, and they are on ok.
> I am thinking about the CPU, but it would crash if there is a
> problem there right?
> Any other idea is welcomed!
> Tazio

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