PC will not boot.No Bios Screen/HDD or Key board

  johnrnr 21:41 11 May 08
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Was surfing internet when darkish blue screen appeared. Turned off as soon as possible but now PC wont boot, however sometimes in trying the Windows XP logo shows but goes no further.Tried changing the HDD from master to slave but no response. Advise would be welcome. Working away alot so may not reply straight away (would not be ignoring advise)Help needed please.

  Technotiger 21:42 11 May 08

Looks as if you PSU has packed up.

  Technotiger 21:43 11 May 08

If only one hard drive it should be Master.

  Technotiger 21:46 11 May 08

Another thought, could also be shutting down because of over-heating. How old is PC and when was the interior last given a good clean-out, dust/fluff etc builds up a lot over time and this can and probably will cause PC to over-heat.

  johnrnr 21:32 14 May 08

Many thanks for your help. Job sorted. New lead and clean.May have to find new area for PC as in slightly confined space. Once again I am eternally grateful for your help.

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