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POST Beeps - was my mobo playing taps? Now it won't power on

I have an Asus P5Q Pro Turbo mobo. I use it for a file server for home. It's in a case with a total of 8 SATA drives, mostly the green eco type, of various brands. Four are connected on the mobo, ...
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Computer Won't Boot After New Power Supply

I recently bought a Rosewill 750-M PSU to replace an Antec Earthwatts 500. My computer worked fine before making the switch. After installing the Rosewill PSU, I attempted to boot. Fans spun up for a ...
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Connecting 20 pin power supply to a 24 pin board

I have scoured the web and unable to find a manual for my board telling me how I should hook up my new power supply. PC: Gateway GT5628 Board: Intel Desktop Board DG33SXG2 Original Power Supply: ...
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Power Supply Units - Is The Watt the whole story? [closed]

I wanted to buy a new PSU I narrowed it down to 2 options : 1)Theres a PSU by Antec that costs 655 (NIS) which provides 900W. Now, Antec is a very well-known company and they make awesome products. ...
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How can you control the speed of fan that comes with the Antec Sonata III case from the outside?

The Antec Sonata III case comes with a nice 120mm fan that has a 3 speed switch. Most of the time the fan is fine on low, but for games or other taxing workloads I need to switch it to medium or ...
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Antec Minuet — standoffs or no standoffs?

I'm building an HTPC in an Antec Minuet case that I bought a couple of years ago. The manual says to use brass standoffs under the motherboard, just like any other case I've ever used. But if brass ...
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What is the minimum power supply wattage needed for a Pentium 2.4GHz system?

It looks like I've got a dead Antec True 330 power supply in an older desktop that has an Intel D845PESV motherboard, a Pentium 2.4GHz processor, 2 dvd/cd writers, 2 hard drives, and other typical ...