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    argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    hi guys

    this week i built my new pc.

    q6600
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    BFG 8800GTS
    2x2gb Corsair

    i updated bios earlier using the asus flasher thing, it said it worked.

    used pc for several hours, then BSOD.

    now it just keep constantly restarting, and not even getting to the POST screen.

    any ideas guys what i could try guys? cant reset CMOS i dont think as it has the auto reset thing, was thinking of taking battery out and leaving overnight?

    :baffled:
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    Re: argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    Quote Originally Posted by Russ View Post
    was thinking of taking battery out and leaving overnight?

    :baffled:
    power lead out, hit the on off button a few times...walk away for 6 hours.

    You KNOW it'll start again.....just be grateful it wasn't me there...or the BIOS would be toast
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    Re: argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    what if the BIOS IS toast Zak??
    Last edited by Russ; 09-02-2008 at 12:12 PM.
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    Re: argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    left it 10 hours.

    still no joy, just constantly restarting. mobo buggered you reckon?
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    Re: argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    good old scan, they listen, they ask a few simple questions, they sort you out!
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    Re: argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    So you sorted now?
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    Re: argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    yeah cheers chap
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    Re: argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    If i might ask, what was the problem? Others could learn from the issue you had.

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    Re: argh. New build BSOD now wont post

    RAM voltage at a guess.

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