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Not on a anti surge protection - as I mentioned - is it please 2. Click here to join today! In regards to the testing, I'm incredibly stretched financially at the moment so purchasing testing hardware or paying the store is a tough call. Thanks again for the fast help, it's greatly appreciated SoloSmith, Aug 4, 2014 #5 Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 14, 2010 Messages: 17,545 The problem is this. http://realink.org/solved-urgent/solved-urgent.html

An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. Here is an example of a tester; http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produ...re=power_supply_tester-_-99-161-001-_-Product In regard to actually replacing the pw supply, you might find this helpful. If you are sure the store will accept the PSU back once you have unpacked and connected it OK - most stores will NOT accept return of such equipment unless faulty I get the same amount of action from hitting a light switch without a bulb SoloSmith, Aug 4, 2014 #7 Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 14, 2010 Messages: 17,545 1. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-urgent-advice-replacing-a-psu.1130934/

If you buy a PSU - WITHOUT - assuring yourself that it is the PSU you could find that you have spent cash on something that is NOT going to solve SoloSmith, Aug 14, 2014 #11 Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 14, 2010 Messages: 17,545 Pleased and thanks for taking the trouble to post the result Macboatmaster, Aug 14, 2014 #12 If you are in doubt where something goes, just refer to the pics.

Is there anything a non-technically gifted individual can do to see if it is indeed the PSU? An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. It's out of my budget at the moment. Advertisement Recent Posts Steps For Installing & Updating...

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DO NOT stress the motherboard 8. An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/1130934 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1909975/change-psu-haswell.html When buying a replacement, are there certain things I need to check or do I just need to buy another 700w? Also, in regards to installing a new PSU, how much research am I looking at? If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

You really saved my backside Thanks again! check my blog Does other equipment when plugged into the same wall socket work OK 3. ENSURE you release the clip BEFORE trying to disconnect and gradually and gently ease out from each end of the connection. Remove all of the connectors that are part of the pw supply.

Thread Status: Not open for further replies. The local store has quoted me £150 to replace and fit with a new PSU. My PSU is ocz700mxsp. this content Without the installation I can pick another 700w one up for £60-£80 but have no prior experience.

Loading... On the PSU is a switch near to where the mains lead connects I take it you have checked that Testing of the PSU without equipment is not really a starter, Solved: Urgent Advice - Replacing A PSU Discussion in 'Hardware' started by SoloSmith, Aug 4, 2014.

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I never actually thought of taking photos, great idea, thanks I did check the switch on the back. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? The actual R&R is very straightforward. have a peek at these guys An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request.

Before touching any components take hold of the bare metal case with both hands on the inside of the case, not the painted outside and DO THIS before touching any component Before you start, take some pictures of the inside of you case. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Remove the unit.

Remove the four screws attaching the unit to the case. I do this when working on an unfamiliar car, plumbing I am not familiar with, etc. If I'm honest, I couldn't remember which was on and which was off, so I tried both multiple times. Disconnect all connections from computer case 2.

You support the edge of the motherboard, if as in most cases the connection is near the edge I do not know where you are located but in the UK many There's no noise, no lights, none of the fans move, it's 100% dead. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. I've literally got enough to pick up a new PSU and that's about it.

The switch if marked the same as the image I sent is bar ON 0 - OFF If you are going to remove the PSU and you are proposing to buy Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Staff Online Now crjdriver Moderator eddie5659 Moderator TerryNet Moderator valis Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Place computer on a hard surface such as a table or breakfast bar 4.

It is clipped at the motherboard end. Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Similar Threads - Solved Urgent Advice Urgent help Acer p645 problem GizzyGaga, Feb 24, 2017, in forum: Hardware Replies: 1 Views: 55 DavisMcCarn Feb 24, 2017 Need Help Urgently.. If it is not modular then you will see just a group of wires from the PSU 7.

An error (403 Forbidden) has occurred in response to this request. There are pw supply testers you can purchase however they are NOT infallible. Attached Files: 17-341-018-16.jpg File size: 64.7 KB Views: 31 Macboatmaster, Aug 4, 2014 #2 crjdriver Moderator Joined: Jan 2, 2001 Messages: 35,147 The best way to test a pw supply is The most delicate to remove is the main 20 odd wire connection to the motherboard.