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One long beep, two short beeps

Hey, i know that one long beep, two short beeps indicates that there is a problem with the video card on my HP dv6000 pavillion laptop - and that the Video card needs replacing... but as i have to fly tomorrow - is this a costly (in time and money) process? many thanks, Mac

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You are correct, this does refer to a video problem. The video card controller is part of the motherboard and cannot be repaired.
There is a slight chance that the RAM is faulty or not making proper electrical connection and this is causing the video to fail because it uses part of the RAM (memory) for video memory.
Reseat the RAM (remove and reinsert a few times) then reboot your laptop.
Best of luck.

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