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Pc problem my pc won't boot. the screen is totally black, there is power but flopppy disk drive light is on which i think is not normal. i don't hear any beep sound. but seems to me it is booting normally but just that the screen is black. i check all the cables but the problem never really solve

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U have to do this remove your ram clean it & put it back

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