Expiring Today—Celebrate National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

Asus Deluxe SLI Mobo - USB Over Current Status Detected, Computer will shut down in 15 secs

Posted on 2006-11-06
9
Medium Priority
?
282 Views
Last Modified: 2010-04-25
This computer worked just fine since last Christmas, until my son moved it downstairs and hooked it up. I looked everywhere and ensured all is plugged in, etc. The error still persists. I cannot boot to a floppy or CD, nor can I get into Bios.

Should I try taking out the battery and reset CMOs (how do I do that?)? would that help? I have a 500 watt Ultra power supply, works great. However, I went to their website and noticed that they have new SLI compatible Power Supplies. Would that make a difference?

Thanks in advance!
0
Comment
Question by:treykoehler
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
  • 2
  • +1
9 Comments
 
LVL 34

Accepted Solution

by:
jamietoner earned 2000 total points
ID: 17886265
Have you dissconnected all usb devices.
0
 
LVL 93

Expert Comment

by:nobus
ID: 17887481
>>  taking out the battery and reset CMOs (how do I do that?)?   <<  if you take out the battery for 5 minutes with the POWER Cord Removed, the cmos is reset. You can also use the onboard jumper to do it, when powered off.
>  It should be listed in the mobo manual.
>>  USB Over Current Status Detected  <<  what devices were running on the USB ? if it was a disk drive, without external power supply, it may have caused it. - and once you have it, if the cmos reset (or a bios flash) does not cure it, i know of no way to reset it.
Do you have the error with ALL usb devices removed?
0
 
LVL 23

Expert Comment

by:phototropic
ID: 17887748
If your speakers are USB, they will also draw a lot of power...try connecting some mains powered speakers instead...
0
Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

 

Author Comment

by:treykoehler
ID: 17890615
I already tried disconnecting all USB devices, including other accessories (i.e printer, lan). The error still remain.
0
 
LVL 93

Expert Comment

by:nobus
ID: 17890707
can you answer to all our questions, so as to give enough info for further help ?
As i did with yours
0
 
LVL 34

Expert Comment

by:jamietoner
ID: 17893484
Reset the bios as nobus has suggested if you still get the error i would say the usb controller is freid and the motherboard will need to be replaced
0
 

Author Comment

by:treykoehler
ID: 18139824
I had to remove an unused card that has some USB on there. It solved the problem.
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

No matter the version of Windows you are using, you may have some problems with Windows Search running too slow or possibly not running at all. Before jumping into how you can solve this issue, just know there are many other viable alternative deskt…
Skype is a P2P (Peer to Peer) instant messaging and VOIP (Voice over IP) service – as well as a whole lot more.
Finding and deleting duplicate (picture) files can be a time consuming task. My wife and I, our three kids and their families all share one dilemma: Managing our pictures. Between desktops, laptops, phones, tablets, and cameras; over the last decade…
Want to learn how to record your desktop screen without having to use an outside camera. Click on this video and learn how to use the cool google extension called "Screencastify"! Step 1: Open a new google tab Step 2: Go to the left hand upper corn…

719 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question