Question about Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop
Lights 3 and 4 illuminate on front panel of computer. Machine beeps 6 times
If your computer is beeping at you, 9 times out of 10 its going to be an issue with the memory or video. (more often the memory) Try re-seating both. If your still hearing the beep fest, below is a list of the most common beeps and what they
This will help you to find out what needs replacing.
Long beep followed by 3 sequential short beeps. This issue is linked to your Graphic card configurations
Short beep followed by three sequential long beeps You are facing a system memory problem
Beep- PAUSE- Beep- PAUSE- Two sequential beeps This error is linked to your CPU
Three beeps-PAUSE-Three beeps-PAUSE-Four beeps You have an issue with the video memory
Three beeps-PAUSE-Four beeps-PAUSE-Beep This is linked to an error with your Graphic Card
Four beeps-PAUSE-Three beeps-PAUSE-Beep You have a system memory problem
Five short beeps You are facing a problem with your CPU
Long constant beeps It’s a system memory problem
Short constant and high-pitched beeps The temperature of your CPU is too high
Posted on Jan 05, 2009
Re-seat the video card and memory
Posted on Jan 05, 2009
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
The beep codes indicate that there is a problem with the system memory, it may have to be changed.
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Posted on Feb 02, 2009
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