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New pc won't boot

After putting together my system (asus m2v 64 2x 4200+ 65 watt x1950 pro 256mb 1gb ddr2 corsair value a shuffle atx400 400 watt psu) I've plugged in the power cord I could hear continuous beep (without powering on) after pressing power on button nothing happened. The mobo led doeasn't even goes on.

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  • Foxhound009 Aug 19, 2007

    It's actually one single continuous silent high sound and I don't even press the power on button, but thanks for help. So the motherboard could be defect? Could explain the led(not on).

  • Foxhound009 Aug 19, 2007

    Thanks for help. I'll try this one, I just need to wait till shops go open. btw does the post test starts when I plug in the power cord or when I press the power button? sry I'm new to these things :)

  • Foxhound009 Aug 19, 2007

    but my beep (sound) start even if I don't press the power on button, it starts when I plug the power cord in :S , Ive checked the qualify vendor memory list.. my memory module isn't on it. Thanks again :)

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    My tower continually beeps. I have put power supply into back turn on at front of PC all fans turn on then a continues beep noise like an alarm with no further action. I have repeated the same process with no luck. What would this be?

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Continuous Beeping: Memory or video problem This is usually caused by a problem with the system memory, or possibly the video card. The memory is more likely--the system complains long and loud if it can't find any usable memory, as there is no way to even start the boot process when this is the case. The motherboard itself could also be the problem. hope this helps

Posted on Aug 19, 2007

  • Anonymous Aug 19, 2007

    hi again,
    1 continuous beep is definately memory, check your motherboard's manual for compatible memory
    supported by your motherboard
    your motherboard actually takes DDR2 800 try using kingston memory which comes with lifetime warranty sometimes cheap memory modules are not supported by some motherboards
    good luck again

  • Anonymous Aug 19, 2007

    post starts after you press the start button

    :)

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