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Make sure it's seated and there is adequate thermal grease. Cargando... If that's somehow defective, the machine will not turn on. When you install a second hard drive in a PC, it shouldn't get in the way of the original drive’s boot process. Check This Out

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? You may have loosened a cable when you installed the new drive.Shut down the PC, unplug the power, and open the case. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. It turns on with the old hard drive or without any hard drive.

Computer Won't Power On With Hard Drive Plugged In

Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. Inicia sesión para añadir este vídeo a una lista de reproducción. I guess the only other thing I can do is meet with my friend who has the same laptop and try using her battery and her AC adapter? I have tried slowly stripping parts out to see if I can get it to run further, but with no drives installed and even without the graphics card, the most I

Please bear with the long story! New hard driveproblem? Elvandil, Mar 5, 2011 #6 BUCK_EYE_66 Joined: Sep 28, 2003 Messages: 120 I'm agreeing with you. Computer Won't Start I don't think I could put an operating system on it.

I just find it strange to not be getting any video output through the on board or PCI graphics card. Thanks in advance.. Book your tickets now and visit Synology. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/installed-new-hard-drive-and-now-computer-wont-power-up.984335/ Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Answer How old is the CMOS battery ??

PSU conectors, start with the external one. Pc Wont Post Unplug both cables to the new drive and boot. If the battery was an exact replacement and was fully charged, the machine should at least turn on. By charlie.hamlin in forum Apple Desktops Replies: 4 Last Post: 01-03-2009, 11:41 AM Posting Permissions You may not post new threads You may not post replies You may not post attachments

Computer Won't Boot With Second Hard Drive

COMMUNITY RULES Writing a Quality Post Reply With Quote 07-24-2010,10:09 PM #11 caribbeanblue View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Jul 23, 2010 Location Orlando, FL Posts 7 Specs:2006 13" Macbook Also make sure the thin cable from the power button to the motherboard is connected. Computer Won't Power On With Hard Drive Plugged In Reply With Quote 07-24-2010,09:41 PM #7 chscag View Profile View Forum Posts Member Since Jan 23, 2008 Location Keller, Texas Posts 51,019 Specs:Late 2013 27" iMac, iPad 3, iPhone 6s+, iPhone Computer Won't Boot After Installing New Hard Drive SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved.

the DC input board is OK, and then I will need to look for a different source for my problem? his comment is here This should drain your capacitors in case there is a charge left on one of them. in the middle of the screen. The original (pre-unibody) class of Macbooks barely required a phillips, much less a Torx. Installed New Hard Drive And It Wont Boot

One more thing! I'm beginning to suspect that the hard drive you installed is OK and that the problem is somehow related to the input power. I mentioned the DC input power board. http://secondsolution.net/hard-drive/installing-a-hard-drive-from-a-different-computer.php I then jumped straight into the BIOS and checked the configurations and it seemed to be ignoring the new drive, so I set it take boot priority and then it ran

I reformatted my computer soon after with XP home on the new hard drive. Computer Won't Boot Windows 10 About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows Vista > cbiltcliffe 96.242 visualizaciones 10:06 How to Repair a DEAD Computer - Duración: 58:55.

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Took hard drive out and computer turns on. Cola de reproducción Cola __count__/__total__ Computer Help needed. HP Computing Support 783.743 visualizaciones 18:42 FIX - COMPUTER WILL NOT WAKE UP (SLEEP MODE) - Duración: 4:51. How To Reset Cmos Clearin cmos can help too.

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Do I need to take it to the local store here called Connecting Point and just pay someone to fix it? And just in case toggle the power switch on the power supply itself.[/quote] kalirion View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by kalirion Find Threads by kalirion 03-01-2010, 04:02 Thanks for the replies again! Over time the time period became longer and longer, and eventually it just wouldn't turn over at all.

Anyone think they have an idea why? Remove everything from the machine (or disconnect them) And only connect the essentials. Any suggestions would be appreciated. BUCK_EYE_66, Mar 6, 2011 #9 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

I'm not saying you bought an inferior battery, however, it's something to take into consideration. There will be several wire bundles (yellow, red & black), follow these to each componant and make sure they are seated well to the devices, the large one is the main Ask PCWorld Contributing Editor Lincoln Spector. Thank you for your reply.

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