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Old 01-17-2005, 12:36 PM   #1
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Arrow comp help please : Re beepcodes

I just turned on my pc running windows xp and my computer makes two beeping sounds and there's no picture on the screen. After that, the floppy drive light turn on. Can anyone help with this problem? Is tehre a way I can fix this? please reply thanks
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What BIOS are you using?
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Old 01-25-2005, 03:11 AM   #3
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check out :

http://www.amptron.com/html/bios.beepcodes.html



check out >> HERE for Dell codes

Those sites above will tell you what those beeps mean.....cheers !!
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Good sticky thread. This is one of the questions I see asked most.
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heh, i always thought the beeps were just random noises generated to annoy the user lol
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Default beep codes

The problem could be memory or video..

1 short DRAM refresh failure
2 short Parity circuit failure
3 short Base 64K RAM failure
4 short System timer failure
5 short Process failure
6 short Keyboard controller Gate A20 error
7 short Virtual mode exception error
8 short Display memory Read/Write test failure
9 short ROM BIOS checksum failure
10 short CMOS shutdown Read/Write error
11 short Cache Memory error
1 long, 3 short Conventional/Extended memory failure
1 long, 8 short Display/Retrace test failed
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