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Emachines t3958, bad ram, green stand-by only no boot
\015 Emachines t3958, I had a ram card go bad and went through a couple of motherboards. Now I know which ram is bad but I still have two boards that are powering the green standby light but wont boot, much like the other folks who owned one. I ask for a way to find the fuse or circuit that would be affected by a bad ram card and got a RTC BIOS reset, tried it, need more in put help please!~!!\015
Are you saying you bought 2 more machines to fix the problem? I don't understand. Do you have the manual for the machine. How long did your system run before a Ram stick went bad? What brand and size are your Ram sticks. Are they identicle? As far as Clearing BIOS, your manual should show you the jumper position to do this, which you will leave in this ( drain ) position for a minute. Powering up from here you need to immediately hit a key to send you to BIOS most are <del> or F10 or alt esc. You must look in your manual for this and then all your boards should work. If you need my help in finding your manual, give me all numbers pertaining to your machine.
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