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    If your system doesn't POST

    Re-seat the CPU. It seems that a dodgy contact doesn't allow the system to POST at all i found out today. At least i found out how to solve the problem

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    Check the RAM as well if the CPU is ok, sometimes RAMs are the cause.

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    Well in this case the RAM was fine, it was actually the CPU for definite.

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    • Steve's system
      • CPU:
      • Intel i3-350M 2.27GHz
      • Memory:
      • 8GiB Crucial DDR3
      • Storage:
      • 320GB HDD
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      • Ubuntu 11.10
    Quote Originally Posted by KeZZeR
    If you system doesn't POST...
    ...rip it apart, put it back together, and usually it'll work.
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    Well yeh, i did all of that but re-seat the CPU, so it seems a dodgy contact can stop the system from POSTing

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