Having problems with your Toshiba PC Desktops ?

My computer is not turning on. I just wanted to know if it is a problem with the motherboard or simply the HD. When I press the turn on button, the computer turns on, the cooler works, but i can't see anything on the screen. If you could please tell me what to do, I would appreciate it.


Answers :

Check if you can hear any beep sounds, if you hear a long continuous beep sound, remove the Memory on you Motherboard and clean it with a dry brush then place it back again, be sure you place it as how you remove it, make sure the lock knob on each side of the memory slot firmly locks. If you hear a very short continuous beep sound remove the Video Card then clean it with dry brush and place it back again, make sure it sits tight on the slot.
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