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Lets say you Ram from your computer and turned it on... would it do anything? What beeps would it give?

I need to know this because I'm trying to troubleshoot my Computer...
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It wouldn't boot. It has to have it before the CPU can even do anything at all.
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It wouldn't boot. It has to have it before the CPU can even do anything at all.
ok thats what expected but would it give any beeps of any kind?
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Not to my knowledge. I've tried this and it just sits. But this could have been because my motherboard was dead. Why do you ask anyways?
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post #5 of 10
beep codes for RAM are 3 long beeps.

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post #6 of 10
Everytime my pc boots i here 1 short beep, and yes if its memory it will be 3 long beeps as sproadix said.
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post #7 of 10
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Originally Posted by |2A|N
Everytime my pc boots i here 1 short beep, and yes if its memory it will be 3 long beeps as sproadix said.
Hmm I see thanks guys... the reason I ask this is because my computer won't post and just gives me 1 long beep and 2 short beeps continously this is a video error but my graphics card is ok and I even tried another.... So next suspected motherboard and RMA'ed it but Asus said motherboard is ok and to check my RAM... I posted a thread on this site and Ropey also told me it could probably be a RAM problem....
It would make sense that when I remove my RAM I get nothing but really I just get the same beeps then when its on so I wanted to know what you guys get when you remove your ram.......

I know I'm confused too but if you guys have any suggestions I will apreciate any help...
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post #8 of 10
Guitar22891,

The reason double and tripple posting is frowned upon is that information is lost between posts. You give some information in one post, some in another and some in another. Then people are trouble-shooting with you and going through the same issues over and over again.

For anyone wishing to help, there is some research they can do by going through the volumous help this member has received (much of it doubled and tripled through all this separate posts).

http://www.overclock.net/intel-gener...ort-beeps.html
http://www.overclock.net/intel-gener...ing-beeps.html

Such a simple fix though to see if the problem is the ram as stated by ASUS. You were willing to RMA the board but not check the DRAM. You checked the Video card and other parts but are not willing to check the ram? Take the box to a computer store, have them test the ram and you will know once and for all.

I spent a few hours with you and then later I find in other posts information about your overclock and issues with it that were not mentioned in the other posts.

R
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post #9 of 10
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ropey
Guitar22891,

The reason double and tripple posting is frowned upon is that information is lost between posts. You give some information in one post, some in another and some in another. Then people are trouble-shooting with you and going through the same issues over and over again.

For anyone wishing to help, there is some research they can do by going through the volumous help this member has received (much of it doubled and tripled through all this separate posts).

http://www.overclock.net/intel-gener...ort-beeps.html
http://www.overclock.net/intel-gener...ing-beeps.html

Such a simple fix though to see if the problem is the ram as stated by ASUS. You were willing to RMA the board but not check the DRAM. You checked the Video card and other parts but are not willing to check the ram? Take the box to a computer store, have them test the ram and you will know once and for all.

I spent a few hours with you and then later I find in other posts information about your overclock and issues with it that were not mentioned in the other posts.

R
Sorry about the double posting and crap (one of those is when I just got the problem and this is when I just got my RMA back) .... That is what I was thinking I'm going to take it to a computer store... Thanks Ropey you've helped alot....
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post #10 of 10
It's all good. In the future if you link to your previous posts on the same matter then one can research your previous words and gain a better understanding of what needs to be done.

Good luck,

R
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