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Old 03-25-2006, 03:12 AM   #1 (permalink)
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ARGGH!!! My PC won't boot! I turn it on, it then is "Checking NVRAM" forever (usually takes like a second or two) !! What can I do???

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Old 03-25-2006, 03:53 AM   #2 (permalink)
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are you talking about the bit where its supposed to count really quickly up to the amount of ram your computer has?

if so press del and it should skip it.

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Old 03-25-2006, 04:28 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I tried, but it's not responsive
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Old 03-25-2006, 07:44 AM   #4 (permalink)
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is you have more than one stick of ram, try each one on its own.
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Old 03-25-2006, 07:59 AM   #5 (permalink)
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could be a memory problem. try each stick in each slot on its own. you also need to try and run memtest86+ on all your sticks of ram
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