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Anonymous
July 14, 2005 2:21:05 PM

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i have a desktop windows xp sp2 . when i turn on my pc i get 2 beeps then it
stops but i see nothing on my mont** i took my mont** 2 see if it turns on
with my other pc and it works fine .any help be greatfull ty if anything u
can email me at edlove1111@msn.com

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Anonymous
July 14, 2005 4:02:04 PM

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http://www.google.com/search?as_q=&num=10&hl=en&btnG=Go...

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Hope this helps. Let us know.

Wes
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User

In news:BCD6A4C4-06F5-43BC-81E8-F53445603DC6@microsoft.com,
two beeps on start up <two beeps on start up@discussions.microsoft.com>
hunted and pecked:
> i have a desktop windows xp sp2 . when i turn on my pc i get 2 beeps then
> it stops but i see nothing on my mont** i took my mont** 2 see if it
> turns on with my other pc and it works fine .any help be greatfull ty if
> anything u can email me at edlove1111@msn.com
Anonymous
July 14, 2005 4:46:21 PM

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Two short beeps usually indicates a parity circuit failure...........most
likely a problem with physical memory or the motherboard itself. See the
following Google search for more info and some troubleshooting methods:
http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=Parity+circuit+fai...
Heirloom, old and doesn't look good

"two beeps on start up" <two beeps on start up@discussions.microsoft.com>
wrote in message news:BCD6A4C4-06F5-43BC-81E8-F53445603DC6@microsoft.com...
>i have a desktop windows xp sp2 . when i turn on my pc i get 2 beeps then
>it
> stops but i see nothing on my mont** i took my mont** 2 see if it turns on
> with my other pc and it works fine .any help be greatfull ty if anything u
> can email me at edlove1111@msn.com
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Anonymous
July 14, 2005 10:17:02 PM

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ok this is the things i did .... i took out the sound card &the modem, only
thing i left was the
video card , i change the memory to a new one.there is a green light that
stays on from the
power box but there is also a button that say's test switch ,so what im say
do that light needs
to be on ? also i dont see nothing on my mont**** any other idea plz help ty

"Wesley Vogel" wrote:

> http://www.google.com/search?as_q=&num=10&hl=en&btnG=Go...
>
> --
> Hope this helps. Let us know.
>
> Wes
> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
>
> In news:BCD6A4C4-06F5-43BC-81E8-F53445603DC6@microsoft.com,
> two beeps on start up <two beeps on start up@discussions.microsoft.com>
> hunted and pecked:
> > i have a desktop windows xp sp2 . when i turn on my pc i get 2 beeps then
> > it stops but i see nothing on my mont** i took my mont** 2 see if it
> > turns on with my other pc and it works fine .any help be greatfull ty if
> > anything u can email me at edlove1111@msn.com
>
>
July 14, 2005 10:41:25 PM

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On Thu, 14 Jul 2005 10:21:05 -0700, two beeps on start up <two beeps
on start up@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

>i have a desktop windows xp sp2 . when i turn on my pc i get 2 beeps then it
>stops but i see nothing on my mont** i took my mont** 2 see if it turns on
>with my other pc and it works fine .any help be greatfull ty if anything u
>can email me at edlove1111@msn.com

Have you made any changes with RAM?
Anonymous
July 14, 2005 10:41:26 PM

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yes i did a change but the memory must of been a fail 1 .so i went on putting
the old 1 back in but that seems not 2 help , so im thinking if i have 2 get
a new memory ? any idea !!! ty

"<----- Which Way ----->" wrote:

> On Thu, 14 Jul 2005 10:21:05 -0700, two beeps on start up <two beeps
> on start up@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >i have a desktop windows xp sp2 . when i turn on my pc i get 2 beeps then it
> >stops but i see nothing on my mont** i took my mont** 2 see if it turns on
> >with my other pc and it works fine .any help be greatfull ty if anything u
> >can email me at edlove1111@msn.com
>
> Have you made any changes with RAM?
>
Anonymous
July 14, 2005 10:41:26 PM

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i went and buy a new 256 mb pc133 memory .well hate 2 say i sill get the
beeps on the start up . any other idea plz

"<----- Which Way ----->" wrote:

> On Thu, 14 Jul 2005 10:21:05 -0700, two beeps on start up <two beeps
> on start up@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
>
> >i have a desktop windows xp sp2 . when i turn on my pc i get 2 beeps then it
> >stops but i see nothing on my mont** i took my mont** 2 see if it turns on
> >with my other pc and it works fine .any help be greatfull ty if anything u
> >can email me at edlove1111@msn.com
>
> Have you made any changes with RAM?
>
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