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  1. I would get This I think the damage has been done and you need to get a new cpu .
  2. Go into bios then set it to boot from the CDROM and try a bootable CD, like Knoppix. If that works, then the boot sector or boot loader may be corrupted, and he will need to fix it. Booting from the install CD into the recovery console and typing FIXMBR, followed by FIXBOOT, may work. Otherwise, a repair install may be needed: http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/XPrepairinstall.htm
  3. Sounds like an over heating cpu perhaps . Award bioes beep codes
  4. Here's how to make a emergency boot floppy . insert a blank floppy disk into drive A:, select Start, All Programs, Accessories, Command Prompt, type format a:, and press Enter. When asked if you want to format another disk, type n and press Enter. Type the following commands, pressing Enter after each one. xcopy c:\boot.ini a: /h xcopy c:\ntdetect.com a: /h xcopy c:\ntldr a: /h Now type exit and press Enter to close the window. Remove the floppy disk and label it "Windows XP boot floppy." instructions for use. Put this emergency disk in the floppy drive of your
  5. try each of these till you get in there once in there look for boot order and change it to cdrom press F10 to save then on the next screen press enter. when it reboots it should pickup the cdrom and boot from the cd. press delete to enter bios if that don't work try each of these below. Acer Aspire: Enter the BIOS: Press the CTRL + ALT + ESC keys during the Acer Boot-up screen. AST: Enter the BIOS: Press CTRL + ALT + ESC for setup. Compaq Presario: Method 1 Enter the BIOS: Press F1 or F10 during the Compaq boot-up scree
  6. What is the make and model of the system ? If home built reboot and push the delete button .
  7. ok lets see exactly what you have in there now .Get this and click computer then overclock and do a copy and paste here. So we can see what they have in there now .
  8. Did you use pc100 or pc133 ?pc133 is no longer self stepping ie it won't step down to 100mhz that the system bus requires . What you need to put in there
  9. I know this by having fixed 7 Emachines with the same same basic problem 3 of those had the ram upgraded and wouldn't work the other 4 just wouldn't boot and in each case when the ram was replaced they would boot and run normal . I did find This tho Priority One Support
  10. On an Emachine 1-3-3-1 is for "Autosize DRAM" in most cases which in your case might mean the ram is bad , if you have compatible ram available that is known to be good try taking the current ram out and putting the other in .
  11. Put as many fans as you can get in there , my P4 system under full load runs at 53 degrees c and its air cooled .
  12. Who made the motherboard and what model is it ?
  13. Install the motherboard drivers and sound drivers from the motherboard cd.
  14. There is nothing on your test that says it's running the memmery at 266 . Your system clock is running at 133 quad pumped =533 pc2700 = 333 mhz unless someone underclocked the ram . get EVEREST Home Edition 1.10 its free and see what memmery is in there now and what speed its running at .
  15. can you post the link to your results ?
  16. Use a small flat tip screwdriver to pry each one out and over .
  17. First shutdown all programs you don't need . then do an online virus scan . retest and post the link here . 100% cpu load is not normal. you need to get a second hardrive .
  18. Looks like a good deal . beats where i shop . http://www.tcwo.com/browse1.htm
  19. yes thats all you should have to do .
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