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Compaq this Compaq Presario i have which is my brother-in-laws pc but the problem is ,is that when the pc gets turned on the screen stays black no beep or nothing.I've checked all of the hardware in the pc and all of it works fine.so i took out the cmos to see if there was a problem but nothing happen so i was wondering if it was the bios chip? if it needs to be replaced or needs to be upgraded.

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    Roberta Smith May 11, 2010

    start from the beginning please. when you boot ... how far do you estimate it goes even tho the screen is blank.

    also are there more then one video output(s) on that computer ?



    Operating system would be helpful as well.



    Robert

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Try this get ahold of a windows instalation CD put it into the CD-ROM and see what happens. it could be your bios or the HD my not have any information on it.

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