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Computer will still not power on. I actually have a Phenom II X4 965 in my computer. (Over clocked the 3.4GHz to 3.8) 35C is what I idle at normally. Last edited by Brother Oni; 2013-09-19 at 02:15 PM. what the error or issue? http://custsolutions.net/i-think/i-think-i-just-killed-my-computer.php

up vote 0 down vote favorite 1 I know that there have been dozens of posts about booting troubles, and I've read my fair share of them, but nothing quite comes About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center current community blog chat Super User Meta Super User your communities Sign up or log in Anyway, I expect you to recover all your files. I spoke to Intel technical support as the motherboard is less than a year old and they have issued me an RMA to return for warranty consideration.

by jtx472 / April 23, 2005 8:19 PM PDT In reply to: I think I've killed it... Apr 17, 2008 #2 micky1010 TS Rookie Topic Starter Update I thought I had the latest version as I only updated it a few months ago, anyway have installed the new Am I better off just deleting that system image file and creating a new one after the upgrade?

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permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]keve 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(2 children)I’m sorry, what would be the exact command for initiating boot-repair? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]nic0machus 2 points3 points4 points 1 year ago*(1 child)Boot up an Ubuntu live cd, open a terminal, and type in boot-repair If that comes back saying it's not installed, then: sudo add-apt-repository Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Let us know if you need further help with this.

permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[+]HittingSmoke comment score below threshold-7 points-6 points-5 points 1 year ago(2 children)http://lmgtfy.com/?q=product+support permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Starkravingmad7 0 points1 point2 points 1 year ago(1 child)In all seriousness, what do need product support for? permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]TimeTomorrow 8 points9 points10 points 1 year ago(6 children)Back up your stuff before any upgrade. It wouldn't boot! permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]TimeTomorrow 13 points14 points15 points 1 year ago(1 child)I can't tell if this is sarcasm or not, but buying shitty AV from geek squad IS a rip off and MSE is probably

Do not add anything to the ignore list. Join Date: Jan 2007 Posts: 23,001 OS: Xp Hi, welcome to TSF. So my question is - is my processor dead and/or do I need a new primary hard drive? When I eventually hold down the power key to turn it off and try to restart, it has the same problem that it had before, it starts, displays manufacturer's logo, and

UPDATE 2: The upgrade process completed. check my blog HELP PLEASE Computer Help forum About This ForumCNET's forum on computer help is the best source for finding the solutions to your computer problems. If there are new updates to install, install them immediately, reboot your computer, and revisit the site until there are no more critical updates. Do you suggest I run the Windows 10 upgrade before installing anything else?

Disable and Enable System Restore. - If you are using Windows XP or Vista then you should disable and re-enable system restore to make sure there are no infected files found Since you didn't put your "static fingers" into an open case I think they will replace the board. Since the new processor is the same socket as mine (AM3), I take my processor out and try the new one. this content Let's make an equal comparison.

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And fuck Microsoft. It's setting up apps now. No joy? So my question is - is my processor dead and/or do I need a new primary hard drive?

I just had to hit enter for the install to proceed. I simply can't boot into any OS on the harddrive. HP h8-1234 atikmpag.sys BSOD [SOLVED] Gadget confusacus Win 10 Not Staying Connected to... » Site Navigation » Forum> User CP> FAQ> Support.Me> Steam Error 118>> Trusteer Endpoint Protection All times http://custsolutions.net/i-think/i-think-i-killed-my-computer.php Some display issues but I was expecting that given what I have read about NVIDIA and Windows 10.

Glad to report I followed your advice before I read it and did a clean install. This is slightly different from what was installed on your computer. Now click on Scan Settings In the scan settings make sure that the following are selected: o Scan using the following Anti-Virus database: o Extended (If available, otherwise use standard) o One more question...I do still have a pretty recent system image saved on an external hard drive.

But there is literally zero reason to ever use MSE in 2015. Create a Checkbox Has the 9th Circuit Court been overturned 80% of the time? permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]svmk1987 1 point2 points3 points 1 year ago(2 children)Is that doable with MS's download? EDIT: removed my original smart-ass comment because I shouldn't put people down for asking for help.

What's the processor like? If you are feeling suicidal NOW, please read this. Reply Share Share this post on Digg Del.icio.us Technorati Twitter rhapdog Retired Senior Ambassador Posts 2,990 Posts 11-17-2015, 01:31 PM #4   I can't answer questions about all your doubts. Not a big deal though.

I'd agree with Krazzman, it could be any of that. (or all of it) Also: "try to take the heatsink off and pull the processor right out of the socket." I've Under Main choose: Select All Click the Empty Selected button. Your PC can't uphold the airstream anymore. He says that he can test the motherboard and other components to see which are good and which are bad ( which is what you are telling me to do LOL).

Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases I used to have a cable that connected to a hard drive turning it into an external USB drive. TechSpot is a registered trademark. Anyway, so after formatting the drive, I turned off the laptop, stuck the recovery disk in, and powered it on.

If you want to spend $300-500 on intel you can get something that can blow that out of the water. Replace the jumper to pins 1&2.