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Old 05-27-2008, 09:35 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey everyone, My sisters computer wont boot. I push the power button and then it beeps at me 6 times. My computer is a Dell dimension 3000 pentium 4 with a windows XP home edition. Any suggestions?
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Computer Post / Beep codes

Read thru that and tell us more information. Like 3 short 3 long and so on so we can better diagnose what is wrong.
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Does anyone know what kind of bios Dell systems have?
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probably phoenix or ameritrends. which might be the same.
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Well... This is my first time trying to figure out a computer by beeps. What I believe I get is 2 long beeps and there is a 2 sec pause and 4 short beeps. Any Ideas?
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