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Thread: Intel DG33BUC: 3 beeps?

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    Default Intel DG33BUC: 3 beeps?

    Hello everyone,

    A friend of mine has an Intel DG33BUC MB, and it started acting up :-( No POST screen is displayed, and the PC does not switch off. The PC beeps 3 times. According to the manual, 3 beeps means a memory error.

    Is there anything he can try before taking the PC in to the shop? Could it be something other than RAM?


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    Default Re: Intel DG33BUC: 3 beeps?

    If your friend has more than one stick of ram it may be worth trying one stick at a time in different slots to see if the problem is localized to one or the other.
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    Default Re: Intel DG33BUC: 3 beeps?

    usually you can go to the manufactures website and se what 3 beeps mean

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    Default Re: Intel DG33BUC: 3 beeps?

    Manual is here >>>
    IntelŪ Desktop Board DG33BU - Product Guide [D8342601_EN.PDF, D8342601_CS.PDF]

    Codes are listed in the back of the manual, and yes 3 beeps is a ram error. I would try some different ram because even though it is working sounds like that ram is on it's way out the door

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