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Rhymer362

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Ok guys about a month ago out of no where I started having USB recognize issues then one day my computer wouldn't post anymore for anything . It's only
A year old and I tried one stick of ram in the memory slots tried different monitors with. Total different type of cable tried my other video card in the other slot (sli configured). So I thought it was my motherboard cause I was getting b2 error on my asus rampage extreme . So i bought a new motherboard. A gigabyte x99 ultra g1 .. get done Same damn thing .. so I'm wondering if it could be my CPU or maybe even pay which I doubt because all my stuff works ( water pumps) lights fans all that. Can someone please help me figure this out ?
I7 5930 watercooled
Gigabyte x99 ultra gaming
Evga supernova 1300. Psu
64 gb geil ddr4 ram
2. 980ti kingpins on ekwb blocks
Asus swift gaming monitor
 

wingman99

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Did you overclock the i7 5930, Is your PSU working well? If your PSU is working well then I would RMA the CPU.
 

Lochekey

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Could be the psu still even though fans and such are working. If it is dropping the 5v or 3.3v line it can cause issues.
 
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Rhymer362

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Which lines would the 5volt and 3 volt line be on so I can check this ? As for overclocking the CPU. I personally never went in and overclocked manually just let the asus mb do a mild overclock I would say for about 3 months then back to stock ...
 

trents

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Before doing anything else, go into bios and hit the F5 key to restore everything to default stock values and see if the problem disappears.
 
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Rhymer362

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Sorry i never updated i got a pin out diagram of my pus from vega finally and found my 5 volt side to be bad. hopefully when i receive the new one that is all my problems.. thanks.