Jump to content

Welcome to Geeks to Go - Register now for FREE

Geeks To Go is a helpful hub, where thousands of volunteer geeks quickly serve friendly answers and support. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. Register now to gain access to all of our features, it's FREE and only takes one minute. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more.

Create Account How it Works

tried fitting ram pc dusent work just beeps!

  • Please log in to reply



    New Member

  • Member
  • Pip
  • 1 posts
recently i tried to fit some new ram when i tried the computer just started up for like a second and then went off . i then touk the new ram out and left the old one in but when i tried to tern my comp back on it started up but then just stoped and the light on the start butten ternd yellow and the computer started beeping i then made shore that the old ram was properly fitted and it was but still had the same problem! its getting my nervs now please help as i rilly nead my computer up and running!
thankyou very much :blink: :whistling:
  • 0




    Je suis Napoléon!

  • Administrator
  • 26,018 posts
  • MVP
are you sure that the new ram was compatible with your motherboard? if it wasn't (i.e. wrong size or wrong configuration) you could have done some serious damage to your motherboard....

make sure the old ram is in the right way and well seated...then, with the computer unplugged..remove the CMOS battery from the motherboard and hold the power button in for a few seconds...put the battery back in and turn the pc on...any better?
  • 0

Similar Topics

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

As Featured On:

Microsoft Yahoo BBC MSN PC Magazine Washington Post HP