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Old 08-07-2004, 10:22 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default computer keeps rebooting at xp load screen

Alright so i go to turn my computer on and all of a sudden every time it gets to the xp boot screen it restarts, i checked everything. I thought it was the new ram i got so i put the old stick i had back in, still restarts at boot screen.

I've tried everything, loading optimal settings in bios, loading fail safe settings in bios.

also, to get my new ram to work i had to up the vdimm from 2.7 to 2.9 but ti didn't seem to affect antyhing else and when i put the old ram back it i made sure it was at 2.7

please help me


p.s. the new ram i got is 2 sticks of corsair xms 2x256mb, both same revision....1.2, old is whats in my sig

AMD Athlon XP 2800+
Thermaltake Big Typhoon
Epox EP-8RDA3+ rev. 1.1
Corsair XMS 2x512mb PC3200 C2PT
ATI Radeon 9600 Pro 256mb
Maxtor Diamond Max 9 80GB SATA HD
Maxtor Diamond Max 10 80GB SATA HD
Lite-on 16x DVD/48x CD-rom drive
Lite-on 52x/32x/52x CD-RW Drive
Creative SB Live! 5.1 Digital
Antec SX1040BII Case
4x80mm case fans, 2 in, 2 out

OS: Windows XP Pro v.SP2
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Old 08-08-2004, 10:45 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Try VGA mode, or just reload windows over the top.
Windows Loaded .... System In Danger.

Keyboard Not Found .... Press F9 To Continue.
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