CPU beeps

yrlittlebit - Feb 20, 2011 at 02:29 PM
 Hip - Feb 21, 2011 at 05:33 AM
Hello, I have a Dell computer desktop...windows xp....I moved my computer from my room to the living room & when I turn it on my tower goes on but my screen won't turn on & my toweris making 1beep sound follwed by three short beeps. When I push the button to turn on my screen, it says analog mode,entering power save mode. PLEAS HELP!!

2 responses

jack4rall Posts 6428 Registration date Sunday June 6, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen July 16, 2020
Feb 21, 2011 at 05:05 AM

Try this 1.

If you notice that your CPU fan is running but there is no display in the screen,

then remove the RAM from the slot, clean it and place it back properly or try

another slot.

Good Luck
Hi (i'm a french user of ccm ; sorry for my english)

If you want more infos ; you or others peoples :

SUPPORT DELL : Documentation ; "Beep Codes" :

Code (repetitive short beeps) :
3 (you say 1+3) : Possible motherboard failure => Contact Dell.
Follow the instructions of jack4rall before.

See you soon, thank you.