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Asrock k7vm2 3 long beeps on power up then nothing. What does it mean please?

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  • darkfrontier Jul 27, 2008

    went to upgrade the memory, got 3 long beeps wont turn off just keeps going no visual output wont even get to bios. tried puting the old memory back in to no avail.

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Usually bad ram.

Is it POSTing at all? if there are multiple sticks of ram take one out and try again, if it doesn't work, switch sticks. If you have known good ram whack that in and try to boot.

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Check ASROCK P4i45GV R5.0 User Manual Page 17 - http://download.asrock.com/manual/P4i45GV%20R5.0.pdf

Note: Check Page 11 for the CLRCMOS0 location on the motherboard. From the picture CLRCMOS0 is number 18. You can locate CLRCMOS0 just below the CMOS Cell Battery.

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Regards
Mike

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