Long beep on PC startup, windows 10

  User5676 18:19 27 Feb 2019
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I recently turned on my pc and there is a long, continous beep. Monitor is black and I need help pleas3

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:26 27 Feb 2019
Answer

make and model? what BIOS?

click here

  User5676 08:00 28 Feb 2019

it is a Acer motherboard. Phoenix bios

  wee eddie 08:08 28 Feb 2019

Google this: "beep codes acer"

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:05 28 Feb 2019
  User5676 15:29 28 Feb 2019

Is there anything you recommend me to do to fix the problem

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:49 28 Feb 2019

The information on the linked site tells you what to do for whatever beeps you are getting.

their recommendation for a continuous beep with a pheonix BIOS is to reseat the cpu.

  User5676 18:27 28 Feb 2019

cant get any thermal paste, reccomend anything else

  wee eddie 19:32 28 Feb 2019

Thermal Paste is available on eBay for a couple of quid. There is no substitute, but there are several brands

  User5676 20:09 28 Feb 2019

do you think this will fix the problem

  wee eddie 21:41 28 Feb 2019

You are describing the problem and we have directed you to a page that offers a solution. Only you can make make a decision that your symptoms match the solution.

Reseating a CPU is not a task to be undertaken lightly. Before you start I would suggest that you view several videos of the task. If you do not put thermal paste between the CPU and the Heat Sink, you will burn out the CPU.

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