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Computer doesn't POST

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by DreadPrinz, Aug 3, 2019.

  1. DreadPrinz

    DreadPrinz Thread Starter

    Aug 3, 2019
    I have an HP 8300 Elite Small Form Factor Desktop Computer, Intel Core i5-3470 3.2GHz Quad-Core, 8GB RAM, 500GB SATA, Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit.

    The problem is the computer will not Post and the fans will spin very fast for few seconds then stop. Followed by power light flashing and a series of four short beeps (repeats 5 times). After the beeping stops the power light flashes continuously.

    I bought and replaced Power Supply, Ram and battery for the CMOS with no avail. I also tried a different HD, removed, clean and install a processor but the problem still persists. Also, the motherboard components show no physical damage.

    What else can I try to solve this issue?
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    Mar 30, 2014
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