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My pc doesn’t seem to be on

Momo 1

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Sep 16, 2020
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so I have no hdmi cable so i am currently unable to actually check if its on.
i Tried switching it on to see if the fans would spin but I heard a crackling noise.
i researched and apparently it’s normal.
i waited to see if my fans would at least spin but they aren’t spinning.
from what I researched my fans are suppose to spin.
could my power supply be faulty or should I remain confident and
wait for my hdmi to arrive?


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System Name His
Processor Intel i9 7920X
Motherboard Asus Prime X299 Deluxe
Cooling Corsair H115i RGB Platinum
Memory G.Skill TridentZ RGB 32GB @ 3600MHz
Video Card(s) nVidia RTX 2080ti
Storage Samsung 960 Pro / Crucial MX300 750GB / Seagate 1TB Spinner
Display(s) Samsung 55" 4K 60hz
Case Cooler Master Cosmos C700P (Inverted Layout)
Audio Device(s) Realtek on board > Sony Receiver > Cerwin Vega's
Power Supply Thermaltake TPSG 1050W
Mouse Always Changing
Keyboard Always Changing
Software Windows 10 Pro 64
Specs of the build might help.

Crackling noises are not "normal" in my book. Just sayin'.
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Sunshine Coast
System Name Black Box
Processor Intel i5-9600KF
Motherboard NZXT N7 Z370 Black
Cooling Cooler Master 240 RGB AIO / Stock
Memory Thermaltake Toughram 16GB 4400MHz DDR4 or Gigabyte 16GB 3600MHz DDR4 or Adata 8GB 2133Mhz DDR4
Video Card(s) Asus Dual 1060 6GB
Storage Kingston A2000 512Gb NVME
Display(s) AOC 24" Freesync 1m.s. 75Hz
Case Corsair 450D High Air Flow.
Audio Device(s) No need.
Power Supply FSP Aurum 650W
Mouse Yes
Keyboard Of course
Software W10 Pro 64 bit
The system should boot up as per normal even without a monitor attached.
All connected fans should spin unless you have a 0 Db fan GPU, LED's on the Motherboard should show the boot sequence or a Digital Code if fitted.
Ensure all cables from the PSU are correctly installed and in their correct positions.