Normal faults that your computer show and its remedies

nutNbolt By nutNbolt, 25th May 2011 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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Normally computer's show many faults but here i will show you some normal faults that your computer show and how you can know it.

Non-System Disk or Disk error replace and press any key when ready

When this message occurs on your computer screen there are the following possibilities that you should know:
1. The Hard Disk setup in the CMOS setup in the IDE controller must have changed.
2. IDE cable is defective or not functioning.
3. Hard Disk Drive power cable is defective or not functioning.
4. The jumpier settings of the Hard Disk Drive are not set properly.
5. The Hard Disk Drive itself is defective or not functioning.

These possibilities also come when the Hard Disk LED indicator is continuously on.

What are the possibilities when a message occurs "Diskette controller error"

If such a message occurs then the possibilities are :
1. FDD data cable maybe defective or not functioning.
2. FDD power cable maybe defective or not functioning.
3. In the motherboard FDD1 channel the FDD cable may not be properly connected.
4. The motherboard FDD1 channel may be defective or may be soiled.
5. FDD drive may be defective or not functioning.

No sound from multimedia speakers

The following possibilities may occur:
1. Check the volume adjustments properly.
2. Audio cable may not be properly connected to the CD-ROM audio connector and the sound card.
3. Check the speakers is connected to the sound cards speaker out jack.
4. Check the CD-ROM's headphone point by inserting one and listening to whether it gives any sounds in the phones or not.
If the headphone is playing properly then it means the audio cable is defective.
If the headphone is not playing properly then the CD-ROM drive maybe defective.


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author avatar Denise O
25th May 2011 (#)

Good info.Thank you for sharing.:)

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author avatar vpaulose
25th May 2011 (#)

Good sharing, thank you.

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