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Old 06-21-2005, 01:48 AM   #1
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Recently I recieved some new corsair memory pc3200 memory and it was a good stick of dual channel memory, and i tried overclocking my processor i attempted having my clock speed at 200 mhz it was previously at 166 mhz and the multiplier was at 12.5. And after i rebooted, the computer was humming but the bios never beeped like it normally did and the monitor never turned on. I checked everything my memory, my processor, and video card and everything seemed ok, did not show any signs of being burnt out. I had taken out that lithium batter for the cmos and i left it overnight with the jumper on the reset cmos position. And the next morning i tried it again same thing just that black screen. Any suggestions as to what happend? Could it be a blown motherboard? Here are my specs: amd xp 2400, asus a78nx delux, ati radeon 9600, corsair dual channel pc3200 (i also tried my old memory just in case i ruined the new kind).

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Old 06-21-2005, 01:56 AM   #2
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Do you get any type of beeps?

Do the fans turn on?

Did you remove and reinstall video card?

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Old 06-21-2005, 02:57 AM   #3
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This may sound stupid but have you check your connections like...between your computer and monitor..?
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Old 06-21-2005, 04:00 AM   #4
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Did you reset the cmos jumper/ Sometimes it is the simplest things that get you down.
Can you get into the bios at all?
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