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I have a Acer Ast180-ud360a. It will not boot up, it just beeps about every three seconds.

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  • tlong143 Jan 15, 2009

    Thanks for the help; I couldn't find a beep code to match what ours does, continous beeps every 3 seconds.

    We also tried unplugging everything, but again beeps.





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Here is a list of what the beep codes mean so you can better diagnose the problem

http://bioscentral.com/beepcodes/phoenixbeep.htm

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I had the same problem a few months ago. I tried different things with no luck.
A friend of mine (computer geek) checked it out and found nothing wrong with it. He changed the power supply and worked fine, then he put back the original power supply and it has been working fine since then.
It could be a loose connection or probably something was reset when he replaced it.
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Unplug the power cord and display cable press the power button for 30 sec. Plug the power cable and the display cable. turn on the power button..

Your system is working fine

Enjoy...........

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