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I'm having a hardware failure when booting and I need to know the exact beep-code definitions for the Asus M5A97 LE R2.0.  Could someone provide me the beep-codes of that motherboard? I can't find them in the ASUS webpage and other beep-codes that I've found are not exact for this UEFI.

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    They should be exact. ASUS uses the same beep-codes for accross all their product lines. – Ramhound Jul 14 '14 at 19:02
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The manual exists on Asus' support site and it contains the beep codes on page 2-16 ("Chapter 2: Getting Started"):

Asus M5A97 Le R2.0 Beep Code Table

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  • Thanks but can you provide the exact url, the manual, or say the steps (what buttons to click) to get inside that manual page?, also continuous means LONG? – ElektroStudios Jul 14 '14 at 19:05
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    Yes 'continuous' in this case means long. As for providing a direct link -- Nope, it's there, and it may change, and the dynamic link to it would just die in the future. :) When you look up the downloads for your board on the "Download" tab, after you pick an OS, scroll the badly designed (sub)panel down to see more choices (like "Manuals"). – Ƭᴇcʜιᴇ007 Jul 14 '14 at 19:09
  • "Hardware component failure" The most helpful error message of them all. – Parthian Shot Jul 15 '14 at 0:26
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    I use ctrl + f to search for text on my Web browser window – bhathiya-perera Jul 15 '14 at 9:56
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(Motherboard) ASUS BIOS beep codes

  • One short beep - VGA detected, No keyboard detected
  • Two short beeps - When using Crashfree to recover BIOS, the new BIOS is successfully recognized.
  • One continuous beep followed by two short beeps then a pause (repeated) - No memory detected
  • One continuous beep followed by three short beeps - No VGA detected
  • One continuous beep followed by four short beeps - Failure of Hardware component

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