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6 beeps at start up

Good day, my pc as workin fine then all of a sudden when i turn it on i see it poerin up the lights come one etc, but nothin shows up on the screen. It worked after that though,once or twice,, and now.. when i turn it on all i hear are 6 beeps and thats it no images nothing.. whats the problem.. please help!!

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  • Jason May 11, 2010

    What kind of computer do you have?
    And can you describe the beeps you hear? 1 every second, 1 long then 2 short, etc.

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Sounds like a processor or cpu failure.

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