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Abit st6 raid motherboard just beeps . doesn't boot BIOS

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    Mike Peluso May 11, 2010

    Hi them_2006, could you include how many beep / long / short / repeating?

    When a system beeps more than once usually it is because of either, the memory is not seated correctly & or the graphics card is not seated correctly. Both or either (if so) will not allow display.

    So power down your system, unplug the power cord. Remove your memory, clean the copper on each DIMM with a drop or two of alcohol onto a cotton swab. Wipe both sides of each memory sticks. Make sure the memory is dry before reseating. (If you do have 2 DIMMS install only one DIMM into slot 1). Do the same for your graphics card (If you have one installed). Use caned air if you have some & blow out both, memory & graphics slots. Check all connections to devices before closing up your case. Re-connect the power cord to the PC & try booting the system. If you get display, great. Shut down the system & add the second DIMM (If you have one).

    Give this a try. Post back if this has not allowed the system to stop beeping.



    Good luck them_2006!

    Mike

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Hello
the beeps comes from motherboard are due to ram which is not properly inserted
so try to remove ram while pc is off and insert ram again

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