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Constant loud beep from Acer Travelmate 4650

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When I turn it on, no post or anything, just a really loud obnoxious constant beeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeep, any ideas?
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by:marine7275
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Did you recently make any changes? Bios Mods, memory, or hardware upgradess? Try reseeding the memory, check the battery, verifiy that there is not any keys stuck.
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by:PavPPZ1
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no changes, tried reseating the memory, no keys stuck, even tried w/o the battery
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by:PavPPZ1
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is it possibly an overheat signal?
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by:marine7275
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It is possible, but I would not think so. I would try and reseating as many modules as possible, it sounds like somehting is loose or fried up. Did you have any power surges or outages?
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by:nobus
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remove disk and cd drive, then check if it still beeps
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by:PavPPZ1
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yes still beeps
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by:nobus
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then i would say bad mobo/cpu...
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by:PavPPZ1
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the fan doesn't work, is it possible it fried the cpu?
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if the cpu fan does not work, yes it can fry the cpu !
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Thank you!
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