Re: I think I know what killed my 80486... (perhaps it can be revived)

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Subject: Re: I think I know what killed my 80486... (perhaps it can be revived)
Posted by:  Randy Day (randy.d…@sasktel.netx)
Date: Sun, 31 May 2015

In article <b16e4$556b4611$5419aafe$520…@news.ziggo.nl>, skybuck2000
@hotmail.com says...

[snip]

> Take a big guess what you think broke it ?!

Try reseating all the cards
(video, modem, NIC) in their slots.
Also unplug and replug the RAM sticks.
Also unplug and replug the power
connectors from the PS to everything.

Try powering up with no RAM installed;
a dead RAM stick can cause no boot.

HTH

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I think I know what killed my 80486... (perhaps it can be revived) posted by Skybuck Flying on Sun, 31 May 2015