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GA-MA790XT-UD4P: Won't Post/Boot.

GA-MA790XT-UD4P: Won't Post/Boot.
« on: July 09, 2013, 04:36:00 am »
Originally I found it just with a light that flashed once every few seconds, then I unplugged everything but the PSU, took the CMOS battery out and held a screwdriver to the jumpers to reset the CMOS. Then with everything still unplugged I turned it on and got one steady light. Plugged everything back in and it just sat there with the steady light, not loading everything just Revving the fans to max. I replaced the CMOS battery and Now it is flashing 4 lights on a interval and beeping once every 9 seconds.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkK7FMzTSkY - this is what it looked like, the monitor remains blank the entire time.

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Re: GA-MA790XT-UD4P: Won't Post/Boot.
« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2013, 08:13:19 pm »
Welcome to gigabyte forum. Not sure how much help i  can be but the first mistake was you left the psu plugged in during a reset of bios thru the jumpers. Always unplug PSU before jumping them.
Are you getting any beep codes from the motherboard?

Here is an article i found on toms hardware that might help.
http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/290969-28-light-error-computer
GA-Z170X-UD5,Core i5-6600K,16 GIG,3200 ram ,2 X Corsair 240GB SATA III SSD, 500 gig HD,7 ult 64\, Rx-480 8gig\

Z97X-SOC GIGABYTE, I5 4670k, 16 gig 1600 ram, 240 gig sata3 SSD,1x 500HD/ R9 280x, corsair 650 RM PSU

GA-Z97X-Gaming G1,850 corsair,,DDR4 3200,240SSd,6950 video,850EVA

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Re: GA-MA790XT-UD4P: Won't Post/Boot.
« Reply #2 on: July 09, 2013, 08:19:39 pm »
Hi,

a few details of the hardware in your build might help as the info you have given and the video gives very little to go on.
Remember, when all else fails a cup of tea and a good swear will often help! It won't solve the problem but it will make you feel better.