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Part B, Steps 1b - 10b 1b) Place the installation disc in the tray of the CD/DVD drive, close the tray and restart the computer. 2b) You will be But I don't know why the other ports didn't work especially since they work for other USB items I plug into them. unfortunately, repeatedly putting the ram in and taking them out might have messed something up in the slots as well. Further down the thread, somebody mentioned their mouse causing the problem. http://techvividglobalservices.com/solved-computer/solved-computer-shuts-down-after-post-help.html

Thanks! I tried to reseat the video card, memory but no change. I would have to hit ctrl alt and delete to open up task manager. I would try a Windows repair. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/20843-63-computer-hangs-post-unless-there-bootable-tray

Report DJ AKSHAY 266Posts Sunday December 21, 2008Registration date April 26, 2010 Last seen - Jul 10, 2009 at 03:46 AM Remove (disconnect) the 24-pin connector of the power supply from I notice a small hole in the outside of the CD/DVD tray, is that to insert a wire or tool in order to open the tray? New GPU put in, nothing. Click here to Register a free account now!

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The reasons that I mentioned Western Digital are (1) since they top everybody else in sales you're likely to find a lot of ratings and read a lot of them - The HD light light in the front stays steady, it doesn't flicker as it usually does while starting up. Uninstalled failed ram, re-installed 7900 gtx video card and computer operated again, but would not load WOW (world of warcraft). After this is done click on Next. 4b) Click on the Repair your computer link at the bottom-left of the Install Windows window.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - First things first by GERRY RAINS / August 2, 2013 4:21 PM PDT In reply to: Help! I'm lost :-( Report DJ AKSHAY 266Posts Sunday December 21, 2008Registration date April 26, 2010 Last seen - Jun 17, 2009 at 12:54 AM Reset the BIOS through the jumper settings. The only things I have left connected are the chilltec cooler and the 2 cables 8 pin and 24 pin. The next post someone mentioned this, "Hey.

Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Burn the ISO and try to boot from that. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. I do suspect your have a hard drive or motherboard failure.

Like if you press ctrl-alt-del will it restart? http://www.supportdeveloper.org/answers/computer-hangs-after-post-unless-theres-a-bootable-cd-in-tray-1588618.html For a future reference, there are several other diagnostic and recovery tools available in the Windows 7 System Recovery Options including System Restore, System Image Recovery, Windows Memory Diagnostic, and Command I can't boot from a CD, the keyboard doesn't turn on and neither does the mouse. Before I tell you, I want to thank both of you for sticking through this with me and trying to resolve my issue.

Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Union_Thug Union_Thug Bleeps with the fishes... http://techvividglobalservices.com/solved-computer/solved-computer-name.html Find the internal speaker and inform me by replying back. ItsShortForLeo, Jun 12, 2011 #1 Sam_R Joined: Apr 22, 2010 Messages: 26 It is still probably booting from your CD/DVD. Changed case fan and motherboard is running around 35c fist cpu at 35c and second core around 58c.

It is an Acer Aspire E380. occasionally i can boot into windows into safe mode, but as soon as i get in, my whole computer freezes up. When you look at the system, you should only see the motherboard, the processor in it and one memory card. this content Restore disks or full version?

Good luck. If you end up going to a pro have him put your data on that external hard drive. Join the community here, it only takes a minute.

not the BIOS but there should be a boot menu which HP puts on these laptops.

Do you have a cd inserted in your tray, open the tray and remove it if there is one.2. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Thank you for any help.--Submitted by: Gwen F. Tried te eraser on ram, nothing again.removed all the pci cards and nonessential hardware,nothing.

Alternatively, you can run "bootsect /nt60 SYS" or "bootsect /nt60 ALL" to repair the system partition or all partitions. i waited a couple minutes and tried to restart it, and it turned on for 2 seconds, turned off, then turned on again. But DJ Akshay is still God. have a peek at these guys It's free, just as easy to use as Microsoft and gives you the same functionality.

How about if you plug in a USB keyboard? Then I hit the mouse button. If your system is finding a hard drive, your problem is your boot record, you will need your Windows XP CD a. I had aprox 70 extra softwares that I needed to get all the details for before I could do a back up or image.

on the other hand, so maybe it WAS a lingering static charge in the ram that caused the initial issue, but by the time I tried to fix it with a Operating Systems ▼ Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows XP See More...