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My computer at start up beeps 3 times and won`t boot

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3 beeps on AMI and Phoenix bios chipsets indicates bad memory.
Try removing the memory and resetting it. If that does not work replace the memory.

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Hi,

I'm assuming these beeps are 3 short beeps.

This usually means there is a problem with the system memory

Remove the battery or the power cord. (whichever applies to you)

Locate where the memory is, take it out and clean the brass contacts, and the slots the memory sits in.
Re-seat the memory and try to boot the computer.

Let me know how you get on just in case you need anymore help.


Regards.

Posted on Nov 17, 2009

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Try booting up in safe mode. Press power on button and press F8 until you see a list appear. Go in under safe mode and see what the problem is....Hope this helps....

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