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Old 05-18-2008, 09:03 PM   #1
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I knocked my computer tower off the desk while moving something, and now it will only turn on for about 30 seconds then turn itself off...what could the reasons for this be?
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Old 05-19-2008, 01:26 AM   #2
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it probably dislodged the cpu h/sink
redo the paste on the cpu with some arctic silver
https://www.arcticsilver.com/arctic_s...structions.htm
check everything is seated and plugs in properly
the hard drives could also have suffered damage



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