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Computer wont start!! beeps THREE times and doesnt load anything

The other day I did a very foolish thing by changing my BIOS settings for my RAM from normal to aggressive. Now, my computer will turn on, beep THREE times, and wont load the screen anymore.

I have an Intel D945 desktop motherboard.

Any suggestions??

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Don't worry, it's easy to get back in.

Posted on Feb 26, 2009

  • RescueTechLA
    RescueTechLA Feb 26, 2009

    Just open the case and remove the cmos battery for a minute or two.

    That will reset the bios back to default. Then you can get back in.


  • RescueTechLA
    RescueTechLA Feb 26, 2009

    If that doesn't work, try unplugging the power from the system then remove the battery and let the computer sit for a minute or two then re-insert.

    Make sure you ground yourself by touching the side of the metal case with one hand so that you don't shock your motherboard.

    Let me know what happens.




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