Having problems with your HP Pavilion a705w PC Desktop ?

Mother board wont power up

\015 Micro-star ms-6577 ver:4.1 have issue with 2 hp computers a705w want to make one good one where the power light just flashes. motherboard is the problem. computer guy told me the caps go bad on these. can anyone tell me what these are and where they are on this motherboard?\015

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If you have another Socket 478, you can probably use it with your CPU. This is not a guarantee, but in my experience, it should work. If you come up with one, you can probably check the specs on the manufacturer's site to make sure it will support your components that are in the present board. Sure worth a try. One problem is you might have to do some case mods to make the other motherboard fit. Many of the manufacturers get their boards and cases custom-made.
You can remove the CMOS battery on the motherboard and try .If it is working change the battery by a new one. Or try the mother board alone without connecting hard disk, cd drive and floppy drive.
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