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Gateway - 3 long beeps

\015 I have a Gateway ATXSTF model ELP E3600.made in 2002. When I turn it on, it makes three long beeps and shuts down. What do the beeps mean ?\015

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Beep codes are different from motherboard to motherboard as they use different bios chips.
These may help depending on the make and model of board .
http://www.pchell.com/hardware/beepcodes.shtml#Award
http://www.bioscentral.com/beepcodes/phoenixbeep.htm
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