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Did I break my computer?

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I normally cant get over 230*15, and have the ram set at 200mhz, but I thought maybe loosening the timings up would get me higher, so I loosened the timings, and then the comp won't boot. It trys to boot, and I don't hear any beeps, but the image won't show up on the screen? I have no clue of what to do, was going to buy a vid card, but may have to get a mobo or ram if that is screwed. Thanks in advanced
BTW the fan on the cpu is running, and the lights come on for cpu activity, and the cd/dvd drives spin. Can you guys please help?
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post #2 of 7
Try clearing CMOS
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How? Remove battery and unplug from wall? Thanks for quick reply
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post #4 of 7
usally their is a jumper near the CMOS battery. if you cannot find it, unplug computer, pull batt for abour 30Sec, then put it back in.
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post #5 of 7
check the manual and that will tell you how to do a reset.
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post #6 of 7
Pull the battery out for a good 2 mins and put it back in. If it doesnt work, Yes, you probably fried your Motherboard. Check my FAQ on this. =)
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post #7 of 7
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Thanks everyone one for your help, pulled the battery for a few min, and reset it with the jumpers. Thanks you guys are so awesome, saved me. Reps
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