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Operating system wont restart

Just upgraded the ram on my Compaq f700 from 1 gig to 2.. powered up my laptop and nothing happens ....black screen....what happened?..how can I fix the problem?

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  • rtj440 Dec 29, 2008

    been there done that...the RAM is pc2 5300 sodimm so I know it is the correct one...double checked the seating of the chips...still no luck...did hear the computer beeping at me while doing the switch...

  • rtj440 Dec 31, 2008

    bingo!! you were right the first time....finally decided to reset the ram chips again nice and slow and carefully....all is well and I'm back in business...thanks much....

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Make sure the RAM you purchased is compatible with your computer. Putting the wrong RAM in is one thing that could cause this problem. You could also try reseating the RAM as if it is not seated properly then the computer does not see it. Hope this helps & please remember to rate my answer. Thanks.

Posted on Dec 29, 2008

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    Roy Lonsinger Dec 31, 2008

    Beeping usually signifies either a RAM or Video card problem. If you have already checked the RAM then I would say the graphics card has come loose or went bad. Hope this helps.

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