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8 beeps and nothing else

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Need help we replaced cmos battery and reset it beebs 8 times with yellow light and the goes to running the monitor says it is in sleep mode and to press computer power button or any key on keyboard but nothing happens?? I had installed the bios updates and driver updates before it happened turned it off and it begins doing that

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@Crazyjswife, Welcome to the HP Support Community!


Perform steps 1 and 2 from this document. 

Continue the steps if you are able to boot to Windows.


For more info on beep codes, refer to - Computer Does Not Start and Emits an LED or Beep Code


If the issue persists, please reach out to the HP Technical Support team in your region regarding the service options for your PC. 


Keep me posted for any other assistance.


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