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Old 12-26-05, 06:42 AM Thread Starter   #1
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How do i tell.......


If my psu is going out on me? i have been smelling smoke from my computer room as of late and i havent found any evidence of my case lights going out or any burning of my wires/boards. does anyone know how i can find this out?

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Old 12-26-05, 04:25 PM   #2
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Get a digital multi meter and check the rails. In addition, try finding the source of the smoke with your eyes and nose.
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