Tag: beep

Someone grab the liner notes

Someone grab the liner notes

| April 29, 2015

When you start your computer, the screen remains blank and beeps four times. Which of these would be the most likely cause of this problem?

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An audible Zen

An audible Zen

| April 23, 2012

You have just installed a new motherboard, plugged in all of the cables, and connected the power. However, when you start the computer you hear a series of beeps and the screen remains blank. Which of these would be the most likely cause of this issue?

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Beep. Beep. Beep.

Beep. Beep. Beep.

| June 9, 2010

When you start your computer, you get a black screen and a series of beeps instead of the normal Windows startup screen. Which of these options is the most likely cause of this problem?

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Why can’t my computer see my new memory modules?

Why can’t my computer see my new memory modules?

| August 12, 2009

You’ve recently upgraded the memory in your computer from 1 GB to 2 GB by removing two 512 MB memory modules and replacing them with two 1 GB memory modules. However, when you boot the computer it beeps and no error messages are shown on the screen. Which one of these would not be a troubleshooting option for this kind of issue?

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What do all of those beeps mean?

What do all of those beeps mean?

| July 22, 2009

During the boot process of your computer, the system beeps loudly a few times and no text ever displays on the monitor. What is the most likely reason for this issue?

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Diagnosing a beeping computer

Diagnosing a beeping computer

| February 15, 2009

You’re powering up a new computer for the first time. Instead of the normal startup process, the system emits a series of beeps. No message appears on the screen, and no other lights are blinking. What is the most reasonable cause of the problem?

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