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[Help!] Computer malfunction, any idea? (not ZTree related)   [Help!]

By: Laurent Duchastel     Montréal, Québec  
Date: Apr 30,2020 at 01:56
In Response to: [Help!] Computer malfunction, any idea? (not ZTree related) (Graeme Hoose)

> My pentium behaved exactly like that about 10 years ago.
> In a few weeks it stopped working altogether.
> The power supply was missing either the 5V or 12V, don't remember
> which.
> Looking at the HD on another machine, the boot sector could not be
> found,
> but all the personal data was still intact.
>
> Save it while you can. Good luck with that.

Thank you for sharing your experience.
HD seems fine but anyway all data is online. Nothing to lose :-)

Anyway, if Power Supply is the issue, I'll take the opportunity while ordering a new one to pimp up HD to SSD.

Is there a software way to check if Power supply is at fault?


Laurent Duchastel

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