[ILUG-BOM] [OT] My PC won't start...Please help!

Sarfaraz Kazi sarzkazi@[EMAIL-PROTECTED]
Fri Nov 5 15:14:46 IST 2004

> It is possible that some part of your motherboard is
touching the
> base plate of
> the cabinet. In such situations the system doesn't
boot up. This
> *could* have
> happened when you depressed the board to install the
new CMOS battery. Try
> lifting up the board a little with your finger tip.
I usually
> have insulation
> between the board and base plate.
> Could be, Could be not, Couldn't say for sure.
> Vivek

Thanks for the suggestion. I'll check it out. By the
way, what do you use as
insulation material? I'm using foam padding kind of
stuff that came with the
board's packaging.


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