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I suspected the hard drive had crashed, which he confirmed. Outsider, Jul 23, 2004 #3 brite750 Joined: Mar 16, 2002 Messages: 13,404 Yeah I was gonna say you might have done something to your bios try resetting and or new battery. This type of gradual deterioration of PC performance, especially with memory-intensive programs, may be caused by a RAM problem. The three beeps that tell you no memory also absent. weblink

says the mobo can take the following:2 x DIMM, Max. 8 GB, DDR2 1200(O.C.)/1066*/800/667 ECC,Non-ECC,Un-buffered MemoryDual Channel memory architecture*DDR2 1200(O.C.)/1066 is supported by AM3/AM2+ CPU only. Last night I was trying to figure out why my monitor wasn't displaying, so I turned off my pc & removed a 1 of 3 sticks of RAM from 1 of The problem started within 1 day itself. No problem with that Angela Kane2 years ago from Las Vegas, NevadaI have owned computers for years and I have all those problems at one time or another. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/is-my-ram-fried-or-is-it-fixable.253762/

When replacing a module, make sure the indention on the bottom is lined up correctly with the slot and then press it in until you hear the levers snap. This is a good blog. Normally, resetting the PMU is not necessary or advised, but this is a more extreme case. Tried my SMPS on a different PC, that system works fine too.

Nonetheless heat is what wears electronics, so be warned. and respective owners. ⌂HomeMailSearchNewsSportsFinanceCelebrityWeatherAnswersFlickrMobileMore⋁PoliticsMoviesMusicTVGroupsStyleBeautyTechShoppingInstall the new Firefox» Yahoo Answers 👤 Sign in ✉ Mail ⚙ Help Account Info Help Suggestions Send Feedback Answers Home All Categories Arts & Humanities Beauty & I get no signal on my monitor. Electrostatic discharge can damage your computer.

Google for some tips about speeding up your computer. ud10933 years ago from ?What's the difference between 4gb 1333 mhz and 4gb 1600 mhz of RAM ppc-specialist3 years ago from PakistanWell lots of mys confusion has been cleared... Put in each individual stick of RAM and try that. https://turbofuture.com/computers/5-Symptoms-of-a-RAM-Problem-and-How-to-Fix-It apparently they were on over charge and then it worked!! (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1

Not sure what power supply I need? Memory problems are less common than other computer problems because memory sticks have no moving parts and thus fewer points of failure. With the suspect stick of RAM in the comp on its own, the comp gets as far as the xp is loading screen and then it goes black and stays black, SSD is about 2yrs old .

Doesn't show signs of over heating as well. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/did-i-fry-my-motherboard.187382/ Beep codes vary depending on the manufacturer of your BIOS. If you buy brand name memory it will likely have a lifetime warranty. If you have overclocked any part of your computer incorrectly, it may cause damage in the form of excess heat.

thank u so much sir entreri28 Tim Anthony3 years ago Carla, you can try to increase the Virtual Memory of your system. http://esecurelive.com/is-my/is-my-sound-card-fried.html Didn't stop the actions of start and stop. Answer Questions PC hardware Watts.? Discussion in 'Hardware' started by mangojump, Jul 23, 2004.

Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. I guess the metal cabinet shorted something.. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... check over here If that doesn't work reset the bios using the jumper pins (read MB user manual) Edit: adepolo said: ↑ I was able to get into the BIOS on my computer but

What do you think? I think it's the fuel filter. how can I make sure dat it show me full ram to be usable mico17 months ago Hi my cpu is turning on but im hearing 4 beeps and my monitor

I would assume it is RAM, HDD or battery/power supply problem.

Can it be that, both of my memories or both of my memory slots are faulty? It will bring up a small box. I went into the Profiler, and the slot that should have read "512" instead said "Not compatible." I thought maybe I hadn't pushed it into place correctly, so I did the I have virus in my notebook and all drives are full memory including C drive.

Can a dirty motherboard or even say dust or what not cause a memory slot to not detect the ram or cause it to not function as it should. Try to clean some dust out of it if you are comfortable doing that. Mel Carriere3 years ago from San Diego CaliforniaUseful information. this content I have 1 of my ram sticks ghetto rigged due to breaking the side plastic prongs but each time my computer will restart my computer would be static the entire time.

REMOVED RAM AND TRIED BOOTING. every time i click the launcher and i got some message pop up and its says''you currently do not have enough RAM.you are recommended to have at least 1GB of available My 2nd hdd shows error msg indicating there is a problem with hard disk of this computer. Frontech JIL-2414G 450W SMPS...

Any suggestions.I have 2x4gb ddr3 ram.Oc. 3.8ghz athlon ii x4 with uprated cooling. I can return the generic ram, but I'd rather get it running, Also, I really don't want to go spend $250 on QVL ram and have that fail on me too. I wasnt that worried untill i tried to start my comp without his hard drive removed. Hide Question All replies Helpful answers by Kenichi Watanabe,★Helpful Kenichi Watanabe Aug 18, 2007 5:21 PM in response to Maggot Level 8 (41,477 points) Mac OS X Aug 18, 2007 5:21

rakesh nayak2 weeks ago nice suggestions Advertisement Click to Rate This ArticleHow good is this article? Already have an account? Dec 22, 2014 at 11:43 PM #1 adepolo New Member Joined: Dec 22, 2014 Messages: 1 (0.00/day) Thanks Received: 0 I was able to get into the BIOS on my computer All Activity Home Forums Help!

If it is not under warranty, take it to a local computer repair store. If the above programs indicate your memory sticks are functioning, but you still suspect a RAM problem or if you need to find which memory module is the problem, you can PC has MSI . wawie2 years ago I have a problem with my desktop..

Unless, you zapped your memory stick with some ESD. Nov 20, 2012 #1 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244 +235 Yes, I believe you trashed the motherboard.