Having problems with your Compaq Presario s4020wm (DK214AR#ABA) PC Desktop ?

Add-on It also doesn't get past the first beep..or the compaq logo..


Answers :

Ope the tower and pull out the ram and switch on the computer ..if the computer gives a contious beep sound then ur motherboard is ok then try the ide cable if the issue is not resolved then try to reseat the hdd cable ....restart the computer try tapping F1 key it will take u to BIOS see if the hdd is detected in the bios it might be the hdd has gone bad or the motherboad so go to bios by tapping F1 and then tap F5 anf F10..........see if the hdd is detected or not.if the issue is still not resolved then hp ships the recovery partion along with the system in th e D: drive restart the computer and tap F11 it will ru recovery and then if the issu is still not resolved call hp total care and ask them to send to the service center ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,
Hi
\015\012
\015\012If the comp comp doesnt go past compaq logo or if it beeps, pls reseat the all the RAM cards and any PCI video cards and the CMOS battery and check.
\015\012Pls remove all the RAM cards and then turn on the comp. If it doesnt beep, then it could be an issue with the motherboard.
\015\012If it beeps then try with one RAM at a time.
\015\012
\015\012Hope this helps.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Compaq Presario s4020wm (DK214AR#ABA) PC Desktop

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

COMPAQ SPS-BD 1394 Motherboard - replacing microprocessor and memory


I normally ask for more information when people post problems but I can't even be bothered to go through all this driver to get to the root of your problem. Cut out the c**p and give the necessary.\015\012\015\012As a former tech, you should know wha ... Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

Add-on It also doesn't get past the first beep..or the compaq logo..


Ope the tower and pull out the ram and switch on the computer ..if the computer gives a contious beep sound then ur motherboard is ok then try the ide cable if the issue is not resolved then try to reseat the hdd cable ....restart the computer try ta ... Compaq Presario s4020wm (DK214AR#ABA) PC Desktop

COMPAQ SPS-BD 1394 Motherboard - replacing microprocessor / cannibalizing into a Compaq Presario S5010NX, Prod. # DN032A-ABA, with a 2.5GHz Celeron w/ virtual memory problem. Details below


Hi dearwhy not make aconnection with another pc to other pc with crossing cable, you can sharing anything there, file ,printer...and allokecropp ... Compaq Presario 5000 PC Desktop

Trying to start from scratch


Hi\015\012Use the following steps to open a command prompt environment and also make sure tht the OS disk is in the drive:\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Turn on the PC and press the F8 key repeatedly when the first ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

My Hp Pavillion laptop dv2214tu doesnot boot beyond the HP INVENT logo page. I tried performing the Primary Hard Disk check as stated on the HP Support site but its not happening.I also reseated the RAM but nothing is happening.Please advice.


Unscrew your Laptop HardDrive bay and remove your harddisk first, then try to boot your system wthout the Harddisk inside. If it Boots past the HP Invent Logo Page, then your harddisk is the one that is faulty, if still doesnt, get another good, wor ... HP Pavilion Notebook

Laptop turns on and off, no display


This could be caused by a couple of causes, the most popular are Malware attacks and Overheating issues with the processor. Just remember though that there could be permanent damage to the motherboard and no fix except replacement is going to work. I ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

Computer ranbdomly shuts down


Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook

Can't set up network w linksys modem


Video card:Your computer has an integrated video card but has a "PCI Express" expansion slot for an upgrade. After the upgrade you will be able to play most games without the choppy frame rate...depending on what card you buy. Since ... PC Desktops

I tried to add more ram but now the screen is black and the keyboard is not responding.


Whenever you install a piece of hardware and something bad or out of the ordinary happens, the first thing to do is remove the item you installed and reboot. If the laptop reboots without incident, then the hardware you are trying to install is eithe ... Acer Aspire 5630 Notebook

My pcu is working but there's nothing on the monitor, except black screen.


If this is happens after the actually windows operation system is booted ...and until than you can see the devices and the windows logo...its a matter of the videocard ..you messed around with the settings and needs to be reinstalled ..but you will n ... Soyo KT400 Dragon Ultra (SY-A30A0) PC Desktop

Usb flash disk not detected


There can be several reasons for Flash Drives not being detected \015\012by your computer. \015\012First your computer is not able to provide drivers for your Flash \015\012Drive. Now, for your information, you do not need to install any driver ... HP Compaq nx6110 Notebook

Keyboard not functioning properly - ple'se ple'se help


First, we must find out if either its your keyboard that's busted or it has something to do with windows. If you can get hold of another keyboard, shut off the computer, switch keyboard, then power up the computer then see what happens. If it still d ... Dell Dimension 1100 PC Desktop

Need to clean the keyboard of Compaq Armada 110


Getting the keyboard out of an Armada 110 is fairly easy. First, you will need to carefully unclip and remove the plastic panel right above above the keyboard (the one with the speaker holes, switches and lights) This is easier to do if you lay the ... Compaq Armada 110 Notebook

I turn on my laptop, i get the compaq logo then i seen the press esc. f1, f2, f9,f11, etc but then the screen is blank and nothing else happens what should i do now!! i did the troubleshooting as far as removing the dual memory and only using one then tried the other also i cant hit any of the keys except escape and then the screen goes back to blank no icons no nothing just a black screen.please help asap thanks, jeanie


Jeanie, there is the possibility that your hard drive has failed. Lets try though to boot from the windows install disc. Put the cd in and boot the computer up. If the hard drive has failed the laptop might try to automatically boot the windows prog ... HP Compaq Presario V6000T Notebook

My compaq NX 7010 laptop will not boot lights just flickering


Hello and thank you for using Fixya's services. I have a couple of questions and some troubleshooting tips for you:Questions: Is the splash screen coming on at all? Any picture or text right when you boot up? What Window ... HP Compaq Business nx7010 Notebook

My compaq laptop will not power up, even when connected to a power source.


Hello and thank you for using Fixya's services. I have a couple of questions and some troubleshooting tips for you:Questions: Is the splash screen coming on at all? Any picture or text right when you boot up? What Window ... Compaq PC Laptops

New Razorbook 400 will not start up


Windows Start-up Errors\015\012Step one, you need a Windows XP CD. If you only have a recovery disk set like the ones from HP or Compaq they will not do what you need done. Under normal circumstances however, you can use a De ... PC Mall RAZORBOOK 400 Notebook

Windowos doesnt boot, continuous beeping


Try this....\015\012\015\012Windows Start-up Errors\015\012Step one, you need a Windows XP CD. If you only have a recovery disk set like the ones from HP or Compaq they will not do what you need done. Under normal ... Gateway MX8738 Notebook

I have a aspire 3620 the problem is goes to a black screen after the window xp logo comes up


Windows Start-up Errors\015\012Step one, you need a Windows XP CD. If you only have a recovery disk set like the ones from HP or Compaq they will not do what you need done. Under normal circumstances however, you can use a De ... Gateway MX6920 Notebook

Fisrt screen that pops up on my pc is a big acer logo with a del:enter setup and f12:boot menu in bottom left had corner, i have tried different key boards and powering the syster off and on


There is a windows boot issue or hard drive failure. Lets try the windows boot fix first to see if it can be repaired. Try the fix below. Follow it carefully.\015\012\015\012Windows Start-up Errors\015\012Step one ... Acer eMachines 520-2890 Notebook

Sony Vaio VGN FS980 laptop stuck in Boot Loop after viral infection. How do I get out of this and get past the boot loop and the Blue Screen?


What I usually do in this situation is remove the harddrive from the infected computer and using an IDE / SATA to USB adapter, I attach the infected harddrive to my other system, then I run malwarebytes and avast 4.8 scan, since it is attached to ano ... Sony VAIO VGN-FS980 Notebook

My toshiba laptop (satellite A305-S6872) when started takes me to windows error recovery screen. Gives me the option of start windows normally or launch start up rapair, neither works since it always comes back to the same screen and none of the function keys respond also. Any clue about what could be the problem and how can I solve it, thanks.


This can be caused by several things but you have to get past this point to actually figure it out. It is a software problem ie windows, a program or a virus or even an update that is the cause. If you just installed a program or update then this is ... Toshiba Satellite Laptop

Displays logo then nothing. I can get into the BIOS and it's OK. Won't even boot from the Vaio backup system disk.


This may or may not work for you, but you will need a windows installation disc for this particular repair. A backup disc will not do the job.\015\012\015\012Windows Start-up Errors\015\012Step one, you need a Win ... Sony VAIO VGN-S460 Notebook

I have a Compaq presario C500. It will not power on. When it is plugged in the lightning bolt icon on the side pulses on and off. When I press the power button and release it the power will flash for 3 seconds and go dead again. Any ideas?


Hello and thank you for using Fixya!\015\012\015\012· First troubleshooting - When you turn the laptop on, are you able to see the splash screen? This would be ... HP Compaq Presario C500t Notebook

Wont boot past second start up screen


Try this repair below....follow it closely.\015\012\015\012Windows Start-up Errors\015\012Step one, you need a Windows Installation CD. If you only have a recovery disk set like the ones from HP or Compaq they wil ... Alienware PC Systems Area-51 m17x Notebook
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.9621 seconds