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Discussion in 'Hardware' started by ewloe, Jul 30, 2006.

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  1. ewloe

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    left pc on overnight, next day pc dead , supply ok, fitted new power pack, still dead, no fan on nothing at all. Have you any advice.
     
  2. wacor

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    Welcome

    It might help to indicate more info on the unit
     
  3. ewloe

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    pakard bell tower,xp, 40gb hd, 512 ram, pentium 111, about 5 years old, thanks
     
  4. wacor

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    when you say supply ok are you meaning the power source or the psu?? what is the power pack you reference? a new power supply??
     
  5. ewloe

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    sorry, it is a Maxtor power supply unit.
    john
     
  6. wacor

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    so you put in a different PSU with the same result??

    If so then I gotta ask a silly question. did you make sure that your outlet has power?
     
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    Maxtor power supply ? are you sure you do not mean the HD ?
    Does the A/C line plug directly into the power unit ?
     
  8. ewloe

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    thanks for replies wacorsaut and online, I checked powersupply with other pc and ok, supply from maxtor unit plug into hard drive.
    john
     
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    External HD?
     
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    internal hard drive
     
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