Originally Posted by Theo52
now everything starts up.. lights glow and all but i dont get a bios screen.
- i have tried 3 dif mother boards, 2 dif hardrives, 2 dif processors.
also what happens, say my CD drives if the IDD cables are plugged into my mobo then they wont open they act completly dead, but if i disconnect them from my mobo they work fine.
memory? have you tried different memory? my computer won't post as my memory is dead. so it could be that.
Originally Posted by Namslas90
Reset Cmos on mobo, Check to make sure the IDE cable in not upside down at CD connector.
yeah, do the clear cmos with the jumper then the bat if it didn't work.
that has happened with me and a floppy drive before.
by the way, welcome to the forum