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Windows doesn't beep while booting - the mboard does.
The mboard beeping once or twice while booting the computer to indicate the bios's POST (Power On Self Test) has completed successfully, the same tone and duration of beep(s) as it normally has, has nothing to do with the software on the hard drive, and if there's nothing wrong you should hear that even if you're having a problem with the hard drive or the software on it.
(You should have normal video while booting BEFORE Windows loads in any case.)
If you're not hearing that, if this is a desktop computer
Unplug the case/power supply, or switch off the AC power to it otherwise.
Power off your monitor.
Open up the case by removing the left side panel as seen when you're looking at the front of the case.
Check all the connections of the wiring to make sure they are all the way onto their pins and into their sockets, especially the main connector from the power supply. The wires close to the mboard going into the main power connector/socket should be more or less perpendicular to the mboard surface rather than at an angle. Make sure all cards in slots are all the way down in their slots.
See response 2 in this - try cleaning the contacts on the ram modules, and making sure the modules are properly seated:
Restore AC power and try the computer.
"The keyboard flashed, but it doesn't appear to work."
" The "hard drive" light stays on constantly. Fans are running, etc., so it doesn't appear to be a power supply issue."
Failing power supplies often partially work, the leds may light up, fans may spin, yet there's something wrong with the PS and mboard won't fully boot because of that.
Some el-cheapo power supply brands are well known to be more likely to fail.
E.g. the BESTEC power supplies used in emachines computers and some cheaper models of other brand name systems.
The only way to rule out the power supply as the cause of your problem for sure is to try connecting a known good power supply to your system, or better still try your power supply connected to a working system.