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... and I like them :)







Installing later... hopefully they work :D
 
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w00t nice, can't w8 to see some benchies
 

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Need to get a handle on those specs and get rid of the I want an ASUS mobo...lol

Congratz on the new goodies
 

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For some reason I really like the board layout of the P35A.....neat.

Here's wishing Ben good luck installing it!
 
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I was sitting here.. looking at this thread not knowing what you got and people commenting on how nice they were. I thought it was all a joke "oh look, i got some goodies' nothing," then the pictures loaded 3 minutes later. :D
Grats mate!
 
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Yeah M8,
They finally arrived.:toast:
I hope you will enjoy your new stuff.:D
 
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OK guys, question:

All connected, fans spin Aux. power connected to GPU in the form of a molex to the board and 6-pin connector. 8-pin CPU power in, 24-pin main power in. Turn power on, fans spin, restart, few more times, then stays on. But nothing on screen. Reset CMOS, did nothing. Any suggestions?
 

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You already have the default BIOS, it's fresh from the box, no use resetting it. Check your connections, change the monitor from the DVI port you're now using to the next DVI port on the card. Make sure the molex to board is connected. If you're using a molex to PCIe 6pin converter, make sure you populate both the molices.
 
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Wow, good present!
 
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Nope. All connections secure, still restarts and no picture. No power to keyboard either.
 

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Start the system holding down Del key or F12

Sure no power to keyboard? Is that a USB kbrd or PS/2. Plug in a PS/2 kbrd, keep pressing the capslock for 30 secs. if you find the LED not to be blinking, make sure the PC-speaker (that tiny speaker that connects to the motherboard) is connected....listen to the beepcode (if any) and let me know
 
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Don't have a speaker, PS/2 keyboard that get's no power (it does when I plug it in, then stops). I'll try again. But the screen problem?
 

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Did you swap the DVI port to the next port on the gfx card?
 

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Aah....the 8 pin connector to the CPU....did you connect that 1234-5678 or 5678-1234 ?

 
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It'll only fit the one way.
 

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you can detach the 8pin connector to two 4pin ones.....DON't try it

Unplug all your HDD's and DVD drives and start. See if your mem modules are held properly.

Still fails, unplug the thing leave it alone, maybe there's something you can't solve. Call in a techie. Better safe than sorry.
 
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Turn it on and hold the power button down for thirty seconds, see if that helps. Check the ram, pop it out and put it back in. I hope you get it going. Also check the bottom of the board on your case, nothing is shorting out down there is it? I seen a board recently with some solder hanging low.
 
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Power button did nothing. Hlding it for 4 seconds turns it off, and if I use the one on the motherboard, it makes a sound like an alarm (found out it does have one). But toher than that, no beeps at all when I turn it on.
 

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Try starting it with your old 7100GS card
 
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that's probably it, start up with your old card then flash the bios.
 
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do you have a 8 pin or 4 pin on your psu

if you have 4 then it should be connected to the top 4 on the 8 pin on the mobo
 
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8pin. Tried with 7100, same.
 

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that's probably it, start up with your old card then flash the bios.
I'm not sure if there's something wrong with the BIOS. His keyboard isn't responding.

Start the system with the 7100GS, no luck....see a techie.
 

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WAIT a minute....which CPU are you using again??

Clicky!
 
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E2140. Don't have any other S775 CPU's, threw them away.