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All fixed

Thanks for all the advice everyone.

I got a new power supply and installed it. I was still getting the blinking cursor, but at least now my cd drive was being recognized as having a disc in it....
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May be getting somewhere

Tae,
BIOS is set for autodetect. It has the drive name listed.

Davejb,
I already tried booting from the XP disc, but the cd drive wont read, just the light will light up.


Could a bad power...
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Additional Info

The blinking cursor occurs right after the motherboard does a single beep. (I believe that is normal) Then the cursor drops one line and the computer freezes with a blinking cursor.

I tried...
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Have you ever seen a 17" laptop in person. I...

Have you ever seen a 17" laptop in person. I recently purchased a laptop and one of my initial requirements was a 17" screen, until I went to an electronics store and saw how big it was. Its a...
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Blinking Cursor = Clueless

I have an Intel board (D845WN) with 512mb ram, 2ghz cpu, XP home recently upgraded from 98SE, two HD's installed. Everything was working without a hitch until I installed Partition Commander to...
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Wireless laptop tweak?

Hey everyone, hopefully someone can help me here. I just picked up a Toshiba Satellite M45-S359 laptop, and it lags like crazy. You can view the specs on the Best Buy website. Its the only computer...
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Thanks for all the info. Hopefully we will get...

Thanks for all the info. Hopefully we will get this up and running soon. I just need the green light....
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So, if I understand what your saying, when it was...

So, if I understand what your saying, when it was all hooked up, we could set it up as, lets say the X: drive, go into "my computer" on each individual computer and see the contents of the drive as...
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Network Recommendations

What would you recommend for a network of 8 computers (keeping future expansion in mind) that are currently on a wireless router. We need to be able to keep large files in a common space for all to...
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Sounds good. Thanks for the info. Looks like I...

Sounds good. Thanks for the info. Looks like I will be doing some shopping this weekend.
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Thanks for the info. Looks like virtually any one...

Thanks for the info. Looks like virtually any one will suit my needs then as long as it comes with the windows mobile 2003.

How long do the batteries last on these things. Sometimes I have to put...
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PDA/Handheld

I dont know the first thing about handhelds and was hoping someone could help point me in the right direction. I use Microsoft Excel for work and when I go on a site visit, I have to take notes and...
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Sound, no picture

Hi, I have an RCA tv with Guide+. Model# F32665, Chassis# CTC203CH3, Service# F32665YX6. I am getting good sound, but I am not getting any picture, just a black screen. Although, I am getting the...
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The shop I work at only charges about $20-$25...

The shop I work at only charges about $20-$25 depending on amount of oil used. Our labor rate is also $60/hr. I've seen some places around here advertising $12.50 plus tax for an oil change, parts...
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Anything is possible. You have to read the code...

Anything is possible. You have to read the code to get started in the right direction.
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I wouldnt listen to that guy anymore. That isnt a...

I wouldnt listen to that guy anymore. That isnt a wider tire, that is a lower profile tire. The first number determines the width of the tire. In this case, 235. I agree with the tire guy. Stick with...
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oil change price

My sister is in for the holidays and we got to talking about car care. She mentioned that she pays $40+ per oil change using non-synthetic oil. She's out in California and the car is an '01 VW Jetta...
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Look at the picture of the right side dash. Just...

Look at the picture of the right side dash. Just above and to the left of the "crown victoria" symbol, between the two screws is an opening. Behind there is the ambient temp sensor.
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Directly from the radiator is best. I was...

Directly from the radiator is best.
I was curious about this myself a few weeks ago, so I started checking both the reservoir and the radiator on each vehicle I worked on. I found quite a few...
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Nice fix, tow guy. I have seen this only once...

Nice fix, tow guy. I have seen this only once before, many years ago, on an axle from a Dodge dealer.

And I would like to add, inspect ALL parts before you buy them. 'New' does not mean that it is...
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Yes, it can be. If the tires arent directional,...

Yes, it can be. If the tires arent directional, trying switching the fronts left to right to see if the pull is still there.

If you just had it aligned and are not satisfied, take it back and make...
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Check the universal joint in the steering column...

Check the universal joint in the steering column (between the firewall and gear box) for excessive play. I dont know if it was for your year, but I'm pretty sure there was a recall, or at least a...
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Make sure that the torque converter is fully...

Make sure that the torque converter is fully seated in the transmission.
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Seems like its dumping too much fuel into the...

Seems like its dumping too much fuel into the cylinders, and by taking off the vacuum line, you added more air to the mix, making it run better.
For the code, sounds like you have a bad TPS or it...
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