Having problems with your Compaq Presario S5100NX (E120866) PC Desktop ?

When boot the system it just makes a steady beeping sound

\015 The system was fine but I guess the memory I tried to stick in was incompatble with the mother board\015

Answers :

Change the memory
or you can also try cleaning the memory with alcohol or use a eraser to clean the contacts of the memory
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Compaq Presario S5100NX (E120866) 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 :

PC Hardware Troubleshoot, works slowly,IDE not detected sometimes


Try go to this website download Download SeaTools for DOS now! http://www.seagate.com/www/en-us/support/downloads/seatools/and run diag ... PC Desktops

I vacuumed the dust out of the chassis, then tried


Sounds like you may have some decent problems here. The very first thing that I would try would be to open the case and make absolutely sure that all of your connections are tight. Please make sure you have at least one hand on the case to ground y ... Fujitsu Siemens PC Desktops

Acer Aspire 5110


Does your computer make the beeping sounds on boot up. If so, this means that a drive is corrupt and it's not loading the system driver files or is not seeing your hardware to boot up..Are you running windows xp?Have you tried ... Acer Aspire 5100 Notebook

PC beeping, monitor will not display


We have different sound we can hear in cases of hardware problem, once the video card has loose contact it also beep continously, a beep sound also occurs when the ram(memory card) loose contact, one beep sound when it boot clearly it proceeds as go ... PC Desktops

My thinkpad powers on and nothing


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 ... IBM ThinkPad T40 2373 Notebook

Won't boot, has a steady beep sound.


Hi,Beep codes denote that there may be problem with your RAM modules inside your computer Cabinet. Remove the cabinet, remove the RAM modules from the slot, clean the dust particles present and replace the RAM back to the slot properly and try ... HP Pavilion m7480n (882780389410) PC Desktop

I have a presario compaq v3230AU lap top that does not boot.the power turns on but the screen remains blank.wat could be the problem.please advice


If we generally look at the your system problem has to do with devices which make the system to boot if the motherboard is good\015\012\015\012a. Ram\015\012b. Processor\015\012c. Screen display\015\012\015\012if y ... PC Desktops

When boot the system it just makes a steady beeping sound


Change the memory or you can also try cleaning the memory with alcohol or use a eraser to clean the contacts of the memory ... Compaq Presario S5100NX (E120866) PC Desktop

System sound not working on Dell Inspirion 6000 laptop


There are two sides of the problem. Hardware and software. To check whether the hardware is defective:\015\012\015\012Try running the Pre-boot System Assessment (PSA):\015\0121. Shutdown system\015\0122. Press and hold on the ... Dell Inspiron 6000 Notebook

I am unable to open cafe world - Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop


You've done all the right things - likely the keyboard controller is\015\012shot. If you can live with not turning off your computer you could\015\012probably get years more out of this box ... assuming you can get a usb\015\012mouse/keyboard running ... Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

My gateway g7-500 fails to start properly. Whemn power on I get a long beep followed by 2 short ones and the monitor screen remains black.


Cause:This issue can be caused by any of the below situations.\015\012 \015\012\015\012New hardware conflicting with old hardware.\015\012Bad or failing hardware device.\015\012 ... PC Desktops

Toshiba Satellite a215-s7437 will not boot at all - black screen


It sounds like two possible things. One thing may be that your screen is not working anymore. Can you get a monitor and plug it into your port located on the side of your laptop? If your screen pops up on the monitor this tells us your screen is eith ... Toshiba Satellite A215-S4747 Notebook

Blank screen when the laptop is started all it shows is an off white blank screen. No normal display, wording or anything. It also doesn't make a sound. the last thing that was loaded was norton internet virus 2009.


When you turn the system on are there any LED indications on the CAPS LOCK, NUMLOCK or SCROLL Lock LEDs?\015\012\015\012Have you tried connecting an external monitor and see if you get any video there? \015\012\015\012From the text you p ... Dell XPS M1330 Laptop

I Can turn it on, but nothing come out the screen output


Please make sure that the monitor cable did not shift while moving the system. If it is even slightly off it may not show up. Also when you were in the computer did you happen to notice if the video is from an on board graphics port or a video card t ... Dell Dimension 4700 PC Desktop

Screen my laptop screen wont switch on it beeps three times continuousty,could please give me any help to fix this.I have a IBM thinkpad T22


According to the support website, it could either a memory (DIMM) or motherboard (System board) problem. See beep codes and what them mean here: http ... IBM ThinkPad T20 2647 Notebook

When I turn on my computer, black screen with blinking cursor top


First check and make sure no CDS, thumb drives, or floppy disks are inserted.. \015\012Once that check is done and if it still doesnt boot up , try unpugging all usb devices and parallel printer if you have one- and then try booting up.\0 ... E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

My d530 minitower powers off unexpectedly and red lights starts to blink on System's LED//


Hi Kindly let me know how many times the red light blinks \015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Condition\015\012\015\012Code\015\012\015\012Service Actions\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012Process ... HP Compaq d530 Convertible Minitower PC Desktop

Post codes I have an IBM Intellistaton Z Pro 6221 what when turned on now only has 3 long beeps that keeps repeating. I can't find what this post code is. Any suggestions?


Dely with this earlier today (else why would I be here?) I tracked the beep codes through the labyinthine IBM support and basically got no answer. This is what IBM said in the "Troubleshooting POST/Startup" manual Beep code  3-3- ... IBM IntelliStation Z Pro 6221 PC Desktop

Turn on my computer works perfect then a sytem32 error occures then crashes to the blue screen(PAGE_FAULT_IN _NONPAGED_AREA) and motherboard makes a weird beep sound kind of like a bird.


Try to change the memory modules...if there is two inset 1 at a time and boot ur system to check if u still face the problem....if not try borrow a memory module..and check....it looks like its the memory in your case but if you u still have problem ... Gateway GT5220 PC Desktop

Thinkpad T21 won't boot - fast ticking sound


I thnk maybe you ram is the culprit \015\012try to place the ram firmly in th socket to start your Thinkpad....\015\012the beeps represent a hardware fault \015\012\015\012you might have to count the beeps and tell me how many are exactly there ... Lenovo ThinkPad T21 2647 Notebook

I have a toshiba a135 s7403. It shut down while just surfing the net. Since, it won't start up. Can hear the fan running and dvd drive turn on, but nothing happens on the screen. Had the motherboard replaced a couple months ago before the warranty expired. Tired removing battery and unplugging it for days. No luck. Any ideas?


If the memory is not\015\012evenly seated after inserting it according to the instructions, there\015\012are 2 ways to correct this. The first is to use a tool to set along the\015\012edge of the memory module on the outside edge of where it is not f ... PC Laptops

Fixed Disk Parameter Error - System Halted


Sounds like bad disk, although 3 beeps sometimes relates to a memory problem on some motherboard bios's.\015\012\015\012Click Start>run then type'chkdsk' and then Enter, this will run a damage segment diagnosis and repair, if capable. ... Compaq Armada M700 Notebook

Acer Aspire 9303, the screen remains black and 3 beep signals


I have this problem 2 days ago.. and this works on me... maybe on your's tooyou may need to flash your bios. why need to flash the bios.. ? 1. had the black screen of death. or deleted the bioshow to flash the bios ... Acer Aspire 9300 Notebook

Pc boots but no display. tried a new video card, still wont work. ram or motherboard?


If you hear a "beep" sound when your PC boots, it means your video device is initialized successfully. And if there is no beep, then no video device is initialized or installed. If it beeps and no display, make sure that the VGA cable is connected to ... PC Desktops

Lenovo Thinkpad R61 7732 Hissing Sound


Hi\015\012 try running a test on youe battery frim control panel \015\012or\015\012try and boot the system in safemode and check if it works there if Yes then its an OS issue if no the boot in bios and reset the setting to default a ... PC Laptops
  • 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: 0.7368 seconds