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Compaq Presario CQ50 Labtop, makes awful constant beeps

A day ago my Compaq Presario CQ50 labtop, stopped working. When i try to start it up it makes a constant awfully loud beeping noise and nothing appears on the screen, the fan doesn't run anything, Before this problem occurred i was updating it's features for something i think were along the lines of Win flash, then my screen froze except for media that was playing at the time and the keyboard and mouse sensor wouldn't respond. Before i had over heating problems but the computer simply shut itself down if it happened. I've taken out the battery and tried to reboot it but the problem still occurs. Any advice would be appreciated.

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  • mewmew_nya Mar 12, 2009

    Gah, your right i called the tech support good thing too, im still on warranty soit would have cost 430$ for repairs but luckily i still have 165 days for warranty so it was free, that was a major save (-_-;) thanks for your help~! ^-^

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If you shut it down when WinFlash was running, then bad news - BIOS corrupted. This means faulty motherboard. Solution - replace motherboard.

Posted on Mar 11, 2009

  • aliokas Mar 12, 2009

    Good for you ;)

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