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Computer seems to be restarting endlessly

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I have been working on an old Pentium 4 1.8Ghz trying to get it operating. Things were going great a nd it was working wonderfully. Than I shut down the computer, tried to restart it but no luck - I couldnt even shut it down again using the power button - I had to remove the power cord from the computer. Now, everytime I connect the power cord back, the computer automatically starts, makes an endless ticking noise and nothing happens.
I disconnected all the hard drives and Cd Rom drives and the ticking continued. Only when I disconnected the cable of the power switch the ticking stopped but the computer still didnt work.

Help me!!!!!!!
How do I bring the computer back to life?

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That ticking noise is indicative of a failed hard drive. It sounds like the hard drive with your operating system has failed. If you have a backup plan, you have little to worry about...

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Its seems any one of the key of your got stuck. So please check out your keyboard first.

If problem still not fixed then, try to re-install your RAM: remove the RAM clean its connection point to the board, and placed it agin gently. then try to re-boot.

Please let me know your feed back.

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