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    New PC restarts when I try to install XP

    Actually the only components I have attached are the video card(I don't have onboard video), Hard Drive(not yet formatted) and the DVD/CD Drive. Should I try ripping out my USB motherboard connections or would that make a difference?
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    New PC restarts when I try to install XP

    Hey guys, I had a problem setting up my self-built system a few days ago. Turns out I had a faulty video card. I got a new card and now I can access my system BIOS. The problem is that when I try to install Windows XP, I see the Boot from CD: command, then it says "Setup is checking your...
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    First self built computer wont work

    Ok I pulled out everything and stripped it down to just the motherboard, CPU and RAM. I also attached the speaker in my case so I would hear the beeps. Still no beeps. The fans go on and my DIMM LED lights up on the motherboard but nothing else. Does this mean that my CPU or motherboard is to...
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    First self built computer wont work

    Sorry...I put the processor in right and I inspected it to make sure it doesn't have any bent pins. What I did was snap in the heatsink with the levers pointed the wrong direction. So I pulled it out with a screwdriver according to the directions on Intels website and and reinserted the heatsink...
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    First self built computer wont work

    Sorry...I put the processor in right and I inspected it to make sure it doesn't have any bent pins. What I did was snap in the heatsink with the levers pointed the wrong direction. So I pulled it out with a screwdriver according to the directions on Intels website and and reinserted the heatsink...
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    First self built computer wont work

    Ok guys, I've put together my first computer. When it starts up the fans go on, the lights on my 2 CD players light up but I have no beeps and get no picture. Here is what I have: P4 2.4 gHz, 800MHZ system bus, 512K cache DFI motherboard Ps83-8L GEForce2 MX 400 AGP 4X/2X DDR 512 MV PC3200...
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