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Old 12-24-2007, 11:18 PM   #1
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Default One HELL of a christmas present

I opened up my comp tonight to clean out the fans, and then i tried to turn it back on and it wont! it just makes these beeping sounds in succession


i even wore the antistatic band! Oh where do i begin...

theres one short beep and then one long beep
Phoenix
I have a phoenix bios
How do i decode this?
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Try removing and reseating your memory and video card. Make sure all connections, cables etc are firmly set.
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Old 12-24-2007, 11:47 PM   #3
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Try removing and reseating your memory and video card. Make sure all connections, cables etc are firmly set.
If that doesnt work, try resetting the CMOS. Than try taking it all apart and running it on an anti-static bag.
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Old 12-24-2007, 11:49 PM   #4
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Oh thank goodness one of my ram sticks wasn't fully attached
Thanks for the help guys merry christmas!
Sorry for the abundance of threads i make but if i didnt see the ram, i was scared i had touched something that shouldnt be touched etc. etc.

once again, thanks!
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No problem. Good to hear it was something simple.
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