Computer won't boot

  wilky 15:39 10 Feb 03
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When I switch my computer on it goes beep beep beep twice the fans are running but nothing on the monitor

  Lú-tzé 15:47 10 Feb 03

Could be a number of things:

Did you make any changes?

Are all cards seated?

Memory chips installed ok?


click here for listings of beep codes.

  PA28 16:31 10 Feb 03

Any history? It's often an "event" that provides the clues - like a new bit of software, groaning noises, failure to shut down or slow to start up, before you get to a total no no. Otherwise follow the link that Lú-tzé suggests, and other suggestions, and check that you have the right boot sequence in your BIOS (make sure that C: is first, followed by a: and your CD-ROM, assuming that your setup is conventional with the hard drive having the boot files).

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