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APC Pro 1500 UPS Problem - Computer Power Supply Buzzing on Battery Backup

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APC Pro 1500 UPS Problem - Computer Power Supply Buzzing on Battery Backup

This was originally posted on APC forums on 11/23/2013


Hi

When I test my ups by turning the power off, my computer Power Supply starts buzzing on Battery Backup (the ups also starts beeping). I have a UK tech support number for APC. Can't call them until Monday. Any one got any advice for this?

Case COOLERMASTER HAF 912 PLUS MID TOWER GAMING CASE

Processor (CPU) Intel® Core™i5 Quad Core Processor i5-3570 (3.4GHz) 6MB Cache

Motherboard ASUS® P8Z77-V LX: USB 3.0, SATA 6GBs, ATI®CrossFireX

Memory (RAM) 8GB SAMSUNG DUAL-DDR3 1600MHz (2 X 4GB)

Graphics Card 2GB NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 670 - 2 DVI, HDMI, DP - 3D Vision Ready

Memory - 1st Hard Disk 120GB KINGSTON HYPERX 3K SSD, SATA 6 Gb/s (upto 555MB/sR | 510MB/sW)

2nd Hard Disk 2TB WD CAVIAR BLACK WD2002FAEX, SATA 6 Gb/s, 64MB CACHE (7200rpm)

1st DVD/BLU-RAY Drive 12x BLU-RAY WRITER DRIVE, 16x DVD ±R/±RW

Power Supply CORSAIR 650W ENTHUSIAST SERIES™ TX650 V2-80 PLUS® BRONZE (£69)

Processor Cooling Super Quiet 22dBA Triple Copper Heatpipe Intel CPU Cooler (£19)

Sound Card ONBOARD 6 CHANNEL (5.1) HIGH DEF AUDIO (AS STANDARD)

Network Facilities 10/100/1000 GIGABIT LAN PORT - AS STANDARD ON ALL PCs

USB Options 2 PORT USB 3.0 INTERNAL PCI-EX CARD + STANDARD USB PORTS

Modem NONE, I WILL BE USING BROADBAND

Operating System Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit w/SP1 - inc DVD & Licence (£79)

Office Software NO OFFICE SOFTWARE

Anti-Virus NO ANTI-VIRUS SOFTWARE

Monitor Samsung SyncMaster S24A450B 24" - 1920 x 1080, 5MS, DVI-D (£179)

Keyboard & Mouse LOGITECH® K200 USB MEDIA KEYBOARD (£10)

Mouse LOGITECH® OPTICAL USB MOUSE (£5)

Speakers LOGITECH S120 2.0 BLACK SPEAKER SYSTEM (£9)

What should I do?

1622_edit UPS Image2.jpg


thanks

Jonathan



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APC Pro 1500 UPS Problem - Computer Power Supply Buzzing on Battery Backup

This was originally posted on APC forums on 11/23/2013


Hi

When I test my ups by turning the power off, my computer Power Supply starts buzzing on Battery Backup (the ups also starts beeping). I have a UK tech support number for APC. Can't call them until Monday. Any one got any advice for this?

Case COOLERMASTER HAF 912 PLUS MID TOWER GAMING CASE

Processor (CPU) Intel® Core™i5 Quad Core Processor i5-3570 (3.4GHz) 6MB Cache

Motherboard ASUS® P8Z77-V LX: USB 3.0, SATA 6GBs, ATI®CrossFireX

Memory (RAM) 8GB SAMSUNG DUAL-DDR3 1600MHz (2 X 4GB)

Graphics Card 2GB NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 670 - 2 DVI, HDMI, DP - 3D Vision Ready

Memory - 1st Hard Disk 120GB KINGSTON HYPERX 3K SSD, SATA 6 Gb/s (upto 555MB/sR | 510MB/sW)

2nd Hard Disk 2TB WD CAVIAR BLACK WD2002FAEX, SATA 6 Gb/s, 64MB CACHE (7200rpm)

1st DVD/BLU-RAY Drive 12x BLU-RAY WRITER DRIVE, 16x DVD ±R/±RW

Power Supply CORSAIR 650W ENTHUSIAST SERIES™ TX650 V2-80 PLUS® BRONZE (£69)

Processor Cooling Super Quiet 22dBA Triple Copper Heatpipe Intel CPU Cooler (£19)

Sound Card ONBOARD 6 CHANNEL (5.1) HIGH DEF AUDIO (AS STANDARD)

Network Facilities 10/100/1000 GIGABIT LAN PORT - AS STANDARD ON ALL PCs

USB Options 2 PORT USB 3.0 INTERNAL PCI-EX CARD + STANDARD USB PORTS

Modem NONE, I WILL BE USING BROADBAND

Operating System Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit w/SP1 - inc DVD & Licence (£79)

Office Software NO OFFICE SOFTWARE

Anti-Virus NO ANTI-VIRUS SOFTWARE

Monitor Samsung SyncMaster S24A450B 24" - 1920 x 1080, 5MS, DVI-D (£179)

Keyboard & Mouse LOGITECH® K200 USB MEDIA KEYBOARD (£10)

Mouse LOGITECH® OPTICAL USB MOUSE (£5)

Speakers LOGITECH S120 2.0 BLACK SPEAKER SYSTEM (£9)

What should I do?

1622_edit UPS Image2.jpg


thanks

Jonathan


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APC Pro 1500 UPS Problem - Computer Power Supply Buzzing on Battery Backup

This was originally posted on APC forums on 11/23/2013


Hi

When I test my ups by turning the power off, my computer Power Supply starts buzzing on Battery Backup (the ups also starts beeping). I have a UK tech support number for APC. Can't call them until Monday. Any one got any advice for this?

Case COOLERMASTER HAF 912 PLUS MID TOWER GAMING CASE

Processor (CPU) Intel® Core™i5 Quad Core Processor i5-3570 (3.4GHz) 6MB Cache

Motherboard ASUS® P8Z77-V LX: USB 3.0, SATA 6GBs, ATI®CrossFireX

Memory (RAM) 8GB SAMSUNG DUAL-DDR3 1600MHz (2 X 4GB)

Graphics Card 2GB NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 670 - 2 DVI, HDMI, DP - 3D Vision Ready

Memory - 1st Hard Disk 120GB KINGSTON HYPERX 3K SSD, SATA 6 Gb/s (upto 555MB/sR | 510MB/sW)

2nd Hard Disk 2TB WD CAVIAR BLACK WD2002FAEX, SATA 6 Gb/s, 64MB CACHE (7200rpm)

1st DVD/BLU-RAY Drive 12x BLU-RAY WRITER DRIVE, 16x DVD ±R/±RW

Power Supply CORSAIR 650W ENTHUSIAST SERIES™ TX650 V2-80 PLUS® BRONZE (£69)

Processor Cooling Super Quiet 22dBA Triple Copper Heatpipe Intel CPU Cooler (£19)

Sound Card ONBOARD 6 CHANNEL (5.1) HIGH DEF AUDIO (AS STANDARD)

Network Facilities 10/100/1000 GIGABIT LAN PORT - AS STANDARD ON ALL PCs

USB Options 2 PORT USB 3.0 INTERNAL PCI-EX CARD + STANDARD USB PORTS

Modem NONE, I WILL BE USING BROADBAND

Operating System Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit w/SP1 - inc DVD & Licence (£79)

Office Software NO OFFICE SOFTWARE

Anti-Virus NO ANTI-VIRUS SOFTWARE

Monitor Samsung SyncMaster S24A450B 24" - 1920 x 1080, 5MS, DVI-D (£179)

Keyboard & Mouse LOGITECH® K200 USB MEDIA KEYBOARD (£10)

Mouse LOGITECH® OPTICAL USB MOUSE (£5)

Speakers LOGITECH S120 2.0 BLACK SPEAKER SYSTEM (£9)

What should I do?

1622_edit UPS Image2.jpg


thanks

Jonathan