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  • Diskus Dec 19, 2008

    I conisder myself quite smart with computers but this one I can't solve. It conitnues with long beeps and a blank screen until it is shut off and the number of beeps indicates a RAM problem. Unfortianatly, the computer did not work when I tried different RAM. Now if i had custom built this computer then I would be able to fix it but it is for a school project that rebuilds computers and gives them out to those who dont have them. This means that all i had to work with were old computer parts that were already put to ether to form a computer. this means that all of these computers are haveing there own little issues. The others i can handle but this one just makes no sense to me. Help me if you can but if not thank you anyway because the chances of someone knowing what to do with this thing is pretty unlikely. By the way it is an emachines. P4

  • Anonymous Jan 06, 2009

    I found, on return from a week away that my flatmate's computer had been left switched on. The screen was no longer picking up signal as if it was in standby mode. Having tried to restore the screen there was nothing left to do but t turn the computer off at the computer itself by depressing the power button for a few seconds.
    Having returned to it a few days later and trying to boot it up, the screen still picks up nothing, and the computer whirs and ticks over with repeated beeping noise and nothing more.
    Again, it's an eMachines.

  • Diskus May 11, 2010

    Thanks for the posts on these you guys but this computer only has two ports for memory due to the fact that it is an emachines. But any more information would be of great use


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On the motherboard that comes with this puter, the memory is in exact pairs...Ensure they are paired correctly...Hint, the pairs are not next to each other...Fill one slot, skip one then fill the 3rd...Fill the 2nd and 4th with another set if necessary...

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Check whether the RAM is inserted properly...unplug n plug it tightly

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