Subject: Re: Another PC164 question
To: hg/jb <email@example.com>
From: Andrew Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/15/2000 00:16:51
>one more question:
>Am I correct in assuming that the series of low beeps from the speaker
>on power up test indicate a memory problem?
>On my second pc164, I am trying to figure out what memory works,
>and on power up I seem to get a series of 5 low (hard to hear) slow
>I have not seen any docs that describe this so....
the little book that came with my motherboard has this to say:
1-3 beeps This sequence represents the fail-safe booter startup
4 No valid header found in ROM; loading entire ROM
5,6,7 Same meaning as Post code 3F fatal error codes
3F Fatal error. Second code identifies source of error:
05 No memory found
06 Checksum error detected when image was read back
07 Could not determine the SIMM type
i got 6, which turned out to be easy to fix. i replaced the battery
on the motherboard.
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