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No Booting to BIOS, Monitor just stays on Save

Hi guys, i recently bourght all the parts for a desktop and put it all together myself, installed XP home SP2 correctly with no fails or problems, all hardware is installed correctly aswell. a problem arised when it wouldnt boot even to BIOS and i tried it with just the CPU and RAM (using onboard graphics). Later on it Randomly started working again (thiswas bout month ago), but i recently bought a new case and the problem has yet arised again! iv already returned the SG-80 mobo, and this is a replacement. iv cleared the CMOSS memory and checked the BIOS battery, iv also reinserted grease for CPU and checked if hardware is connected prperly about 58475 times! should i just randomly keep trying it? thnaks

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Re: No Booting to BIOS, Monitor just stays on Save

My Motherboard: Intel D945GNT, SATA HDD,

I have the same problem here.
Monitor only displaying bios logo and
text: Bios Setting (F2) 94

my Caps Lock key still can toggle the Caps Led, but F2 key (for BIOS Setup) can not functioning.

This problem face up when I try to moving SATA cable from SATA3 to SATA0 connector.

I have try reset the CMOS by taken the jumper out (recovery mode) but the problem still persist.

I have check RAM / PSU / HDD can work well on the other CPU.

is my motherboard fail or anyone know the solution?


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Re: No Booting to BIOS, Monitor just stays on Save

Could be a power supply problem try checking it with another power supply, or maybe its just a faulty motherboard :-/

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Re: No Booting to BIOS, Monitor just stays on Save

Its the hard drive or maybe even the dvd rom, un plug the hard drive and try restart. if it botts then u know its the hard drive which is causing the problem. And same with dvd player. have fun

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Reset the CMOS

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Re: No Booting to BIOS, Monitor just stays on Save

If there are no beeps at all on boot up it's a memory timing problem, Go into bios in standard bios settings menu and disable 'Halt On All Errors' if it isnt already, this may show up the problem in the initial power on self test.

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