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My old computer turns on but it only beeps and shows

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My old computer turns on but it only beeps and shows nothing.
JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of your machine, and what operating system are you running?
Customer: its an hp , xp media center 2005
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: Not since it went out about 8 months ago so I purchashed a new one with the windows 10
JA: Anything else you want the computer expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: If I can fix it to have the old version of windows to keep my kids games on it since the new windows is incampatable
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  PC_Wizzard replied 2 months ago.

Hello and welcome to justanswer. My name is***** will be assisting you today. I am sorry to hear that you are having such trouble.

Can you please tell me if it is a short beep or a long beep and only ones?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
short and continuous
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Im on my new computer not the older one how could you
Expert:  PC_Wizzard replied 2 months ago.

Please ignore that popup it's automated.

Expert:  PC_Wizzard replied 2 months ago.

Can you please check how many memory module's is installed?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Im at a new location and just want to know if I take it to a computer repair merchant could it be fixed keeping the older windows for my kids to play their games that wont work with the newer windows, it wont be connected to any internet.
2048mb
Expert:  PC_Wizzard replied 2 months ago.

Yes those beep codes indicate memory problems but your local repair should be able to replace the ram for you.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
its an hp pavilion m7650n what kind of cost would that be close to
Expert:  PC_Wizzard replied 2 months ago.

Hold on let me check for you

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
could I order the ram online and install it myself.
Expert:  PC_Wizzard replied 2 months ago.

Yes i'm looking for it now.

Expert:  PC_Wizzard replied 2 months ago.

Anything else I can assist you with?

Expert:  PC_Wizzard replied 2 months ago.

If that's all please rate my services.

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