Computer wont start

  mondeo 16:11 08 Jan 2008
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Computer only shows processor type then stops at "WAIT" cd drives light but no sound of hard drive I am using windows Xp pro

  Clapton is God 16:13 08 Jan 2008

Why have you now got (at least) 3 separate threads going with the same title?

  Clapton is God 16:15 08 Jan 2008

Make that 4 threads.

  Pamy 16:17 08 Jan 2008

Clapton is God,This should now be sorted. I asked for the others to be ticked as resolved and start a new one. I did suggest a different tittle to avoid confuson but at least this should be bette now for him/her

  mondeo 16:42 08 Jan 2008

Computer starts up shows processor and stops showing "WAIT" using windows XP pro cd drives light up no sound of hard drive tried unplugging hard drive but screen still shows "Wait" wont go any further

  Pamy 16:43 08 Jan 2008

OK mondeo,tell us from the replies you had from your previous postings what you done and what the results were.

  Pamy 16:46 08 Jan 2008

Do you have another HDD

  mondeo 16:48 08 Jan 2008

Have tried unplugging hard drive no change still showing "WAIT"

  mondeo 16:52 08 Jan 2008

Have tried Processor and Hard Drive still showing "WAIT" on screen

  Pamy 16:57 08 Jan 2008

Do not understand "Have tried Processor". When you first start computer do you hear and beeps

  Clapton is God 18:30 08 Jan 2008

From mondeo by e-mail:

"email reply wasnt working used thread to reply seens to ne working now"

mondeo
Do NOT use the yellow envelope to e-mail other Forum members unless invited to do so.

It seems that your first foray into PCA isn't going very well. I suggest that you read the Forum rules click here

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