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Compaq Presario SR2010NX beeping

My computer is making a beeping sound constantly. I took the RAM sticks out to replace them, and when I put them back in, the computer isn't reading it I guess.

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  • ragnarokkinn Jun 22, 2009

    as in a pencil eraser? I don't see how that would help? I've taken them out and put them back in before, just for some reason it stopped reading them. If it helps any its DDR2 512MB, two 256mb card. My computer is a bit dusty inside though.

  • mnguy7764 May 11, 2010

    Did you take them out and reseat them again? If you have, try it one stick at a time, perhaps you have a bad stick?

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Sometimes using an eraser over the metallic part of the RAM stick can get it to be read to the system..i have tried it many times it works

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    ananimesh Jun 23, 2009

    sometimes the metallic part of the RAM stick is dirty.coz of this there are times that the RAM stick cant be read.i have done this.used a pencil eraser over the metallic part of the RAM stick.if the problem is coz of the dirt/dust,this cud probably help u....

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