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bobaban November 4, 2007 08:06 PM

Safe to turn on new rig w/o video card.
So my situation is that I have a new rig recently purchased but I'm still waiting on the new 8800. I want to make sure nothing in my computer arrived DOA. Shouldn't I hear like 2 beeps that indicates my video card is missing but everything else is working if I turn on the power?

omgwtf November 4, 2007 08:15 PM

Depends on what bios do you have.
See here: BIOS Beep Codes
The most known are the award and the phoenix.
Good luck

qwerty November 5, 2007 03:25 AM

Bookmarked, thanks. I use another page but this one is better organized...

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