PC no post, no display, no beep, fans spinning


Recommended Posts

Newb

Hey guys!

While using my PC, the monitor suddenly turns off (no display), then i checked my system and it was still running but the power button switch is not responding to switch off the computer so i just turned off the power supply. I thought it was the RAM, so I unplugged the power cord and removed the RAM and cleaned it but still nothing happens. I then removed the CMOS Battery, let it rest for a couple of minutes and plugged it back, still nothing happens. I removed the GPU then use the mobo as my display, but still nothing. I've tried to remove the ram and gpu, still no beep and no display. I've called a colleague to checked it, he suspects it's either the mobo or the PSU. I've also unplugged and replugged all the cords from the power supply. My PC is 2 years old, bought it on 2017.

 

My Specs:

Ryzen 5 1400 3.2 ghz (Wraith Stealth cooler)

Gigabyte ga-a320m-ds2 ddr4 Micro ATX

1x8 gb ram ddr4 2144mhz

Zotac GTX 1050 ti OC 4gb GDDR5

Deepcool DE600 600 watts

3 case fans (1 in, 2 exhaust)

 

PS.

My mouse LED is on but my keyboard LED is off when i'm turning on my computer

I've noticed something strange when I powered my computer with the RAM in place I can't shutdown my PC through the power button, but when my RAM is removed I can shutdown it through the power button.

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Jim K

For clarification....because I'm a little confused on the power situation.  🙂

 

So, when you push the power button does it power up (fans spinning)?  I'm assuming you have a case speaker hooked up (since you mentioned "still no beep")... but you aren't getting any beeps?

 

If it isn't getting power ... or the motherboard isn't powering up ... I would agree with your friend that it is either the motherboard or PSU.  Which one though...that is kinda hard to tell.  If it was the GPU, CPU or RAM .. the motherboard should throw angry error beeps at you.

 

Side note:  You won't get ANY video out from the motherboard itself.  It requires a CPU with an integrated GPU which the Ryzen 1400 doesn't have. 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Mindovermaster
2 minutes ago, Jim K said:

Side note:  You won't get ANY video out from the motherboard itself.  It requires a CPU with an integrated GPU which the Ryzen 1400 doesn't have. 

Actually, an APU, but yeah...

 

What Jim said above, basically.

 

Also, you should get dual channel RAM, not just one stick...

Link to post
Share on other sites
Newb

Yes, the fans are spinning(the CPU fan and case fans) but no beep or anything, I've got a case speaker plugged in also and when i remove the RAM and powered it on it doesn't give a beep error. My motherboard only have 2 DIMM slots

Link to post
Share on other sites
Jim K
21 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

Actually, an APU, but yeah...

 

Actually, an APU is a CPU with integrated graphics....right?  Your petty "corrections" get annoying FYI.

 

13 minutes ago, NotsoTechy said:

Yes, the fans are spinning(the CPU fan and case fans) but no beep or anything, I've got a case speaker plugged in also and when i remove the RAM and powered it on it doesn't give a beep error. My motherboard only have 2 DIMM slots

...and you aren't getting any beeps regardless of the configuration ... with everything plugged in?  Basically, you're getting fans spinning but no beeps or anything else?

 

I believe that motherboard has a three year warranty.  Have you passed the three years yet?  If it is still under warranty, I would RMA the board.  I

Link to post
Share on other sites
Mindovermaster
5 minutes ago, NotsoTechy said:

Yes, the fans are spinning(the CPU fan and case fans) but no beep or anything, I've got a case speaker plugged in also and when i remove the RAM and powered it on it doesn't give a beep error. My motherboard only have 2 DIMM slots

With the Stealth cooler, it shouldn't touch your RAM slots...

 

Well, with no RAM, your board doesn't even get past POST. So, no, there wouldn't be any beeps.

 

Saying you have 3 fans, how are they connected? there's only 2 headers on your board. (nothing to do with this, just curious)

Link to post
Share on other sites
Mindovermaster
3 minutes ago, Jim K said:

Actually, an APU is a CPU with integrated graphics....right?  Your petty "corrections" get annoying FYI.

Actually, you don't say "A CPU with a GPU"

 

So, "A CPU with an APU" is the correct term.

 

I'm not trying to be annoying, I'm just correcting you on terminology.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Newb
7 minutes ago, Jim K said:

Actually, an APU is a CPU with integrated graphics....right?  Your petty "corrections" get annoying FYI.

 

...and you aren't getting any beeps regardless of the configuration ... with everything plugged in?  Basically, you're getting fans spinning but no beeps or anything else?

 

I believe that motherboard has a three year warranty.  Have you passed the three years yet?  If it is still under warranty, I would RMA the board.  I

I am not getting any beeps at all, and the fans are all spinning, is it really the motherboard? How do I know if the motherboard is dead or faulty?

 

8 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

With the Stealth cooler, it shouldn't touch your RAM slots...

 

Well, with no RAM, your board doesn't even get past POST. So, no, there wouldn't be any beeps.

 

Saying you have 3 fans, how are they connected? there's only 2 headers on your board. (nothing to do with this, just curious)

The 1 in is connected through a molex pin, the other exhaust fan is connected in the board and the other is through a molex pin

Link to post
Share on other sites
Jim K
28 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

Well, with no RAM, your board doesn't even get past POST. So, no, there wouldn't be any beeps.

You sure about that?  

 

24 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

Actually, you don't say "A CPU with a GPU"

 

So, "A CPU with an APU" is the correct term.

 

I'm not trying to be annoying, I'm just correcting you on terminology.

I said "It requires a CPU with an integrated GPU which the Ryzen 1400 doesn't have."

 

Why would you say a "CPU with an APU"?  That makes zero sense.  /fin

 

17 minutes ago, NotsoTechy said:

I am not getting any beeps at all, and the fans are all spinning, is it really the motherboard? How do I know if the motherboard is dead or faulty?

 

My best guess.  You've tried the clear CMOS route (by removing the battery), you aren't getting any beeps regardless of configuration ... so it is either the motherboard or PSU in my opinion.  If one of them are still under warranty...I would RMA.  If you have an extra PSU laying around (or could borrow one) you could try it ... though I'm inclined to believe your motherboard went to silicon heaven. 

 

Obviously, I wouldn't take my word for it as others here may offer additional suggestions which may help solve your issue.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Mindovermaster
10 minutes ago, Jim K said:

You sure about that?  

How can it POST with no video? BIOS loads, yes, but first thing it checks is the RAM, if it sees none, it should beep constantly.

 

Why the beeping doesn't work for him? No idea.

 

Either his speaker is bad, or his board is a brick.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Jim K
1 hour ago, Mindovermaster said:

Well, with no RAM, your board doesn't even get past POST. So, no, there wouldn't be any beeps.

 

36 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

How can it POST with no video? BIOS loads, yes, but first thing it checks is the RAM, if it sees none, it should beep constantly.

 

Why the beeping doesn't work for him? No idea.

 

Either his speaker is bad, or his board is a brick.

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Mindovermaster
Posted (edited)

Did I say that? Dam... Guess that's what you get when you're tired...

 

My head is swimming right now. Damn you, allergies....

Link to post
Share on other sites
LaP

When there's no beep and the fans are spinning it's usually the MB. Could be the PSU but in most case it's the MB.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Newb
1 hour ago, Jim K said:

My best guess.  You've tried the clear CMOS route (by removing the battery), you aren't getting any beeps regardless of configuration ... so it is either the motherboard or PSU in my opinion.  If one of them are still under warranty...I would RMA.  If you have an extra PSU laying around (or could borrow one) you could try it ... though I'm inclined to believe your motherboard went to silicon heaven. 

 

Obviously, I wouldn't take my word for it as others here may offer additional suggestions which may help solve your issue.

Well i guess It gave up on me, but would you recommend if I try a different PSU to test on my board?

Link to post
Share on other sites
DKAngel
2 hours ago, Mindovermaster said:

With the Stealth cooler, it shouldn't touch your RAM slots...

 

Well, with no RAM, your board doesn't even get past POST. So, no, there wouldn't be any beeps.

 

Saying you have 3 fans, how are they connected? there's only 2 headers on your board. (nothing to do with this, just curious)

my mb beeps when thwere is no ram, actually it beeps alot

 

Link to post
Share on other sites
Newb

Thanks to the replies though, I appreciate it.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Mindovermaster
6 hours ago, DKAngel said:

my mb beeps when thwere is no ram, actually it beeps alot

 

Beep Beep Boop ;)

Link to post
Share on other sites
Mockingbird

Power Supply Unit (PSU) is probably gone

Link to post
Share on other sites
Mindovermaster
33 minutes ago, Mockingbird said:

Power Supply Unit (PSU) is probably gone

Being he is getting power, I doubt it.

 

Think he needs to test it with a new/okd/used PSU. If he gets the same results, his board is bad.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Newb
3 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

Being he is getting power, I doubt it.

 

Think he needs to test it with a new/okd/used PSU. If he gets the same results, his board is bad.

I brought it to a technician to check and he replaced my gpu to test if my gpu is at fault but still the same results. Then he tested his psu to my board and yet again no results. And he also repeats the troubleshooting process I've done a while ago and still no signs of life. So we concluded that the motherboard gave up on my system.

  • Like 1
Link to post
Share on other sites
Mindovermaster
Posted (edited)
5 minutes ago, NotsoTechy said:

I brought it to a technician to check and he replaced my gpu to test if my gpu is at fault but still the same results. Then he tested his psu to my board and yet again no results. And he also repeats the troubleshooting process I've done a while ago and still no signs of life. So we concluded that the motherboard gave up on my system.

Yea, we assumed that, too. Now that we know, great! :)

 

Edit: Get that motherboard RMA'd if still under warranty. I know Gigabyte will replace stuff even after the product is out of warranty.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Newb
2 minutes ago, Mindovermaster said:

Yea, we assumed that, too. Now that we know, great! :)

Thank you for the replies, I appreciate it! I guess it's time to replace my board for a better one

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Similar Content

    • By Copernic
      Sysinternals Suite 2020.10.15
      by Razvan Serea



      The Sysinternals Troubleshooting Utilities have been rolled up into a single Suite of tools. This file contains the individual troubleshooting tools and help files. It does not contain non-troubleshooting tools like the BSOD Screen Saver or NotMyFault. The Sysinternals Suite is a bundle of several Sysinternals Utilies like AccessChk, Autologon, Ctrl2Cap, DiskView, Disk Usage (DU), LogonSessions, PageDefrag, ProcessExplorer, PsLogList, PsPasswd, RegMon, RootkitRevealer, TCPView, VMMap, ZoomIt.

      Sysinternals Suite 2020.10.15 changelog:

      VMMap v3.30 - This update to VMMap, a utility that reports the virtual memory layout of a process, identifies .NET Core 3.0 managed heaps. RAMMap v1.60 - This release to RAMMap, a utility that analyzes and displays physical memory usage, adds customizable map colors and a new command line option, -e, to empty the different types of system working sets. Download: Sysinternals Suite 2020.10.15 | 35.7 MB (Freeware)
      Link: Sysinternals Suite Home Page

      Get alerted to all of our Software updates on Twitter at @NeowinSoftware

    • By Copernic
      Sysinternals Suite 2020.09.17
      by Razvan Serea



      The Sysinternals Troubleshooting Utilities have been rolled up into a single Suite of tools. This file contains the individual troubleshooting tools and help files. It does not contain non-troubleshooting tools like the BSOD Screen Saver or NotMyFault. The Sysinternals Suite is a bundle of several Sysinternals Utilies like AccessChk, Autologon, Ctrl2Cap, DiskView, Disk Usage (DU), LogonSessions, PageDefrag, ProcessExplorer, PsLogList, PsPasswd, RegMon, RootkitRevealer, TCPView, VMMap, ZoomIt.

      Sysinternals Suite 2020.09.17 changelog:



      Sysmon v12.0 - In addition to several bug fixes, this major update to Sysmon adds support for capturing clipboard operations to help incident responders retrieve attacker RDP file and command drops, including originating remote machine IP addresses. Process Monitor v3.60 - This update to Process Monitor, a utility that logs process file, network and registry activity, adds support for multiple filter item selection, as well as decoding for new file system control operations and error status codes. Procdump v10.0 - This release of Procdump, a flexible tool for manual and trigger-based process dump generation, adds support for dump cancellation and CoreCLR processes. Download: Sysinternals Suite 2020.09.17 | 35.0 MB (Freeware)
      Link: Sysinternals Suite Home Page

      Get alerted to all of our Software updates on Twitter at @NeowinSoftware

    • By Copernic
      Sysinternals Suite 2020.07.15
      by Razvan Serea



      The Sysinternals Troubleshooting Utilities have been rolled up into a single Suite of tools. This file contains the individual troubleshooting tools and help files. It does not contain non-troubleshooting tools like the BSOD Screen Saver or NotMyFault. The Sysinternals Suite is a bundle of several Sysinternals Utilies like AccessChk, Autologon, Ctrl2Cap, DiskView, Disk Usage (DU), LogonSessions, PageDefrag, ProcessExplorer, PsLogList, PsPasswd, RegMon, RootkitRevealer, TCPView, VMMap, ZoomIt.

      Sysinternals Suite 2020.07.15 changelog:

      Sysmon v11.11 - This update to Sysmon fixes a bug that prevented USB media from being ejected, an issue that could stop network event logging and a resulting memory leak, and logs file delete events for delete-on-close files. Download: Sysinternals Suite 2020.07.15 | 29.7 MB (Freeware)
      Link: Sysinternals Suite Home Page

      Get alerted to all of our Software updates on Twitter at @NeowinSoftware

    • By Copernic
      Sysinternals Suite 2020.06.24
      by Razvan Serea



      The Sysinternals Troubleshooting Utilities have been rolled up into a single Suite of tools. This file contains the individual troubleshooting tools and help files. It does not contain non-troubleshooting tools like the BSOD Screen Saver or NotMyFault. The Sysinternals Suite is a bundle of several Sysinternals Utilies like AccessChk, Autologon, Ctrl2Cap, DiskView, Disk Usage (DU), LogonSessions, PageDefrag, ProcessExplorer, PsLogList, PsPasswd, RegMon, RootkitRevealer, TCPView, VMMap, ZoomIt.

      Sysinternals Suite 2020.06.24 changelog:

      Sysmon v11.10 - This update to Sysmon logs stream content for alternate data streams, introduces the `is-any` filter condition and includes a number of important bugfixes. Sigcheck v2.80 - Sigcheck, a flexible tool for showing file versions, file signatures, and certificate stores, introduces a -p option for specifying a trust GUID for signature verification, and it now shows certificate signing chains even when a certificate in the chain is untrusted. Autoruns v13.98 - This release of Autoruns resolves an issue where Microsoft Defender binaries were being flagged as unsigned. Download: SSysinternals Suite 2020.06.24 | 29.7 MB (Freeware)
      Link: Sysinternals Suite Home Page

      Get alerted to all of our Software updates on Twitter at @NeowinSoftware

    • By Copernic
      Sysinternals Suite 2020.04.28
      by Razvan Serea



      The Sysinternals Troubleshooting Utilities have been rolled up into a single Suite of tools. This file contains the individual troubleshooting tools and help files. It does not contain non-troubleshooting tools like the BSOD Screen Saver or NotMyFault. The Sysinternals Suite is a bundle of several Sysinternals Utilies like AccessChk, Autologon, Ctrl2Cap, DiskView, Disk Usage (DU), LogonSessions, PageDefrag, ProcessExplorer, PsLogList, PsPasswd, RegMon, RootkitRevealer, TCPView, VMMap, ZoomIt.

      Sysinternals Suite 2020.04.28 changelog:

      Sysmon v11.0 - This major update to Sysmon includes file delete monitoring and archive to help responders capture attacker tools, adds an option to disable reverse DNS lookup, replaces empty fields with ‘-‘ to work around a WEF bug, fixes an issue that caused some ProcessAccess events to drop, and doesn’t hash main data streams that are marked as being stored in the cloud. LiveKD v5.63 - This update fixes a regression with enumerating and dumping Hyper-V partitions on recent versions of Windows 10. Coreinfo v3.5 - This release of Coreinfo, a tool that shows system CPU, memory and cache topology and information, now reports the status of restricted guest virtualization on Intel platforms. Process Explorer v16.32 - This update resolves an issue where the application icon in the tree view was displayed incorrectly. Download: Sysinternals Suite 2020.04.28 | 29.4 MB (Freeware)
      Link: Sysinternals Suite Home Page

      Get alerted to all of our Software updates on Twitter at @NeowinSoftware