System build problem Asrock 775i65g motherboard
Posted on 2007-03-29
I've just bought a new Asrock 775i65g motherboard and an Intel core 2 duo E6300 processor. I've installed the components as I have done countless other times but I can't get the system to power up. I initially thought the PSU must be at fault but I've replaced it with no success. I've checked the wiring for the power swich etc and everything is fine, when I swith the main power on the PSU to on the lights flash once on my keyboard but nothing else happens. The case has numerous LED fans which don't light up, however if I unplug the 12v supply all the fans run but no hard drives spin up or CD roms get power. At this point I'm assuming the motherboard must be goosed but I thought I'd post the question before I strip the system down and return the board.