Having problems with your Gateway 500 CS PC Desktop ?

Added Memory, Now Computer doesn't Boot! HELP!

\015 I just added PC133 SDRAM to an old, currently working gateway computer. Now it beeps 3 times on boot and does not display video. I removed the new stick and rebooted, still nothing. I even reseated the remaining to sticks, the video card, removed the battery, and tried the jumper thing with no success. Please HELP!\015

Answers :

Either you have defective SDRAM chips, or your CPU was damaged when you installed them .. in either case, your only solution is to have the problem diagnosed by a professional.
Try this, clean the old memory stick with a clean soft eraser, its edge connector both sides the one that makes contact with the slot. Then reinsert it again, just the old one.

Just do it while your unit is off and unplugged to any power source. And also discharge static from your hand.
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