If it is, usually the BIOS will complain saying you should back it up - but if the hard drive is losing power, it might be a bad hdd, psu, or FAQS.ORG makes no guarantees as to the accuracy of the posts. All Rights ReservedAd Choices The information on Computing.Net is the opinions of its users. The software will "jump back" to the way it was when the PC worked. weblink
Family and loved ones will always be a priority in my daily life. Posting your PC specs will help us to assist you quicker and effectively. 08-05-2011, 07:29 PM #3 asdfasdfasdf123 Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2011 Posts: 6 OS: vista The default settings are ok, there may be some features that need to be enabled, but not all BIOS settings are the same. Where can I find a good source of perfect Esperanto enunciation/pronunciation audio examples? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/259330-30-hardware-monitor-error
Not sure if this will help though, I still have yet to figure out what is wrong. Chebyshev Rotation Are leet passwords easily crackable? The computer has been off for a long time so i don't think that could be the actual temperature.
I'll have it tomorrow afternoon... But i don't know how to change the voltage for RAM in this bios. - I've tried to set the SATA type to Legacy IDE, then AHCI, then IDE->AHCI... Even doing a hard shutdown and starting it up again results in the same screen. Not the answer you're looking for?
It shows the proper name of my cpu, the memory (1 stick of crucial 512, which is compatible with my motherboard), the hd shows up, along with my 2 cd drives. Answer by snitchkid Submitted on 9/23/2004 Rating: Not yet ratedRate this answer: N/A Worst Weak OK Good Great ohh yeah Answer by Streker Submitted on 10/18/2004 Rating: Not yet ratedRate Error-Hardware monitor found error Tags:Not Booting cajun6006 March 1, 2013 at 05:19:49 Specs: Windows XP, Unk / 2 Giga bits I have a Sony VGC-RB40 that will not boot. Now when i fire up the PC, i keep getting the HARDWARE MONITOR on my screen.
it gets hung up on "hardware monitor found an error". I can take a picture of it after I get home, if it still doesn't boot. Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Blogs Gallery Pages View New Content Home General Forums Language Forums It is typically brown in color, 3 prongs and part of the power supply harness out of the power supply unit.
Is there anyone that could give me other suggestions, because the error is still there. http://fileupster.com/hardware-monitor/hardware-monitor-error-message.html I appreciate that you have put this PC together from budget parts but it would not hurt to try another PSU. Sounds like a plan. 0 LVL 10 Overall: Level 10 Message Author Comment by:cdebel2011-03-10 I've been able to remove the CPU & Fan. Answer by recai Submitted on 7/20/2006 Rating: Not yet ratedRate this answer: N/A Worst Weak OK Good Great well i have the same problem.
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The argument seemed to flow both ways, so I wasn't really sure if I should reformat or not. How to do this??? Jumped 24 pin motherboard connector at Green and Black wires.
I don't know what to do now. An alternative to a clean installation would be a repair installation as per http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/XPrepairinstall.htm I was eventually planning on reformatting the whole drive, I just wasn't sure if I should wait If more Go to Solution 20 Comments LVL 33 Overall: Level 33 Components 16 Hardware 16 Message Active today Expert Comment by:_2011-03-08 There should be a setting in the BIOS You never know when one will leave you.
These are used by the BIOS to measure FAN speeds. Please consider a donation to The PC Guide Tip Jar. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. this content Thanks in advance.