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Need replacement power switch

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My system seems to be stuck in sleep mode. Yellow LED remains lit after all troubleshooting steps have been followed. There are no beeps. Power supply was replaced years ago with a Corsair CX430. Power is getting to rear fan, but I cannot wake the pc up. Wondering if a replacement power switch could do the trick. There was never any problems with the system.

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> Wondering if a replacement power switch could do the trick.

 

IMHO, doubtful.

 

More likely is a failing power-supply or a failing motherboard.

 

Obviously, it's easier/cheaper to experimentally try a different power-supply than it would be to try a different motherboard.

 

At power-on time, can you enter BIOS SETUP mode?

 

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