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I have a Soltek SL-85DR3-CL Socket 478 Motherboard, when i switch on it only runs but no output on screen. Replaced the graphics card and memory card still tno output. the led light on the board doesnt turn on, but if i remove the graphics card the led turns on.


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Sounds like you have an issue with your PCI bus. Easiest fix is to buy a new motherboard. For a socket 478, hands down the best motherboard you can get is the IC7 from abit. I had a P4E prescott on an IC7 and it was faster than anything until the core2 duos came out. Abit only uses solid gold capacitors and Ive never heard of a bad review of them. They have an IC7-G which gives faster LAN speeds but if your only on DSL or Cable you won't notice the difference. Of course there are other models out there, the only thing I will tell you is to stay away from the VIA chipsets for the 478 sockets. They had a bunch of issues and will corrupt your data.
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