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Motherboard beeps three times, computer won't boot up

\015 Upon turning the computer on, the motherboard makes three beeps and we can't go any further than that....\015

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Three Beep Code is an indication of RAM Failure or incompatibility.

If you recently added memory, I would remove the new stuff and see if the beeping goes away. Try the new stuff alone, see if it goes away. Maybe (if you added new stuff lately) they are incompatible.

If you have not changed anything lately, you may have a stick of RAM that has croaked on ya.

This link explains the beep codes for you.
http://support.gateway.com/s/Servers/COMPO/MOTHERBD/WME859199/WME859199faq2.shtml


Your computer is experiencing memory problems. Turn power off, remove and reseat the memory chips, and try it again. If not successful, try different memory chips. Also could be power supply problem
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