took your advise and read shortstuff_mt 21 trouble shooting steps and then some. also did jsc install method.
result: no beeps
situation: i've rebuilt this over 10 this is the 3rd mobo and 2nd cpu (meaning rma'ed the 1st,2nd mobo and 1st cpu)...so these are new. also, used two separate onboard speaker to make sure it's not the speaker. psu is still capable of lighting the onboard light, all six fans, the video card, the 2 hd. any help is appreciated.