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Hello, My MAC was working fine and then a minute later when

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Hello,

My MAC was working fine and then a minute later when i went to turn it on, all i got was a beeping sound. More specifically, three beeps in a row. I am assuming i have to take it to an Apple store to be looked at but wanted to know if you had any insight - thanks!
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This is indicative of a problem with the RAM.

Try this first:

* Shut down your Mac
* Disconnect the power cord
* Press and hold the Mac’s power button for 5 seconds
* Release the button
* Reattach the power and boot the Mac as usual


If the above does not work, remove the RAM and re-seat.

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Hello - thanks for your prompt response. I am not at home right now so I would like to try your suggestion first later before I accept - if thats ok.
Thank you.

You're welcome. Please let me know if I may be of further assistance.

MT

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