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Computer tower started beeping

H.p. pavillion running windows xp. about 5 years old. computer started shutting down ramdomly and now the tower started beeping when i try to turn it on. the tower beeps but nothing starts up. i am not a rocket scientist and dont know much about computers.

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  • Loteck May 11, 2010

    How many beeps? They all mean something. You can buy books that explain what the beep codes mean. Or someone on this website will tell you. It sounds like you had a progressive hardware failure. It could be many things. Sent in the number of beeps and someone will decipher them for you.

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If you added more memory this may make your tower beep.
If so I WOULD REMOVE THE ADDED MEMORY AND THEN RESTART

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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