PC Wont Start

  Legslip 12 Jan 13
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I press the power on button and the lamp behind glows for about three seconds, I can hear the Power Supply fan start and then it switches off. Nothing on screen at all, no boot sequence. Any thoughts?

  rdave13 12 Jan 13

First thing that came to mind is have you moved the PC lately? It could be a loose sata connection, or other, inside.

  compumac 12 Jan 13

A Medion PC?

  Taff™ 12 Jan 13

rdave13 - he would still get the POST screens though. This sounds like the Power Supply Unit has a problem. Remove the kettle lead and hold down the power on button for 45-60 seconds then try again. Any difference?

  Legslip 12 Jan 13

Cheers chaps gonna try swoppin the PSU. Will advise.

  Legslip 12 Jan 13

Cheers chaps gonna try swoppin the PSU. Will advise.

  woodchip 12 Jan 13

PSU should do it unless it as taken out other hardware with it

  Legslip 12 Jan 13

Thanks all. PSU was the problem.

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