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Old 08-26-2016, 01:25 PM   #21
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Default Re: Dead Motherboard after storm

Make sure none of the pads are bridging and light it up!
Stallman was right.....

Ham Radio guys are the pioneers of the "Make it work" solution.

SON-OF-*+%!% TOOL: Any handy tool that you grab and throw while yelling 'SON-OF-A-*+%!%' at the top of your lungs. It is also, most often, the next tool that you will need.

If the flux you have slathered on your workpiece is creating more heat burning away than the torch you are using, then you are soldering correctly.

With how plentiful and cheap storage has become its perplexing as to why we continue to use lossy audio codecs like MPEG....

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Old 04-18-2017, 03:10 PM   #22
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Default Re: Dead Motherboard after storm

I agree that the Ethernet Connector is the most likely culprit, well worth also changing PSU out temporarily though, I have seen PSU's check OK with Multimeter or PSU Tester before but failed in circuit when load was applied.
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