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Dell dimensio B110 computer does not start beyond the startup window

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  • rpathman Nov 27, 2008

    thank you leecom72



    after I turn on the computer, I see the DELL start up screen with the white bar expanding. The shite bar does not expand completely. This screen also shows in the upper right f2 setup and f12 boot menu. I tried f2 and got to the BIOS setup menu. However I do not know what do do with this menu.

    If I do not press f2, the monitor goes blank, then very briefly shows a blue bar at the top with white letters in the center saying www.dell.com.

    any way I could phone you?

    Richard

  • rpathman Nov 27, 2008

    I tried hitting F8, but nothing happened.

    thanks

    richard

  • rpathman Nov 27, 2008

    I found the motherboard battery and cmos clear, but no cmos jumper (nothing like a green piece of plastic)

    thanks,

    richard

  • runningkranc Mar 05, 2009

    My mother in laws Dell Dimesnion B110 wont move beyond the blue screen with the white bar. It makse a noise like a fax machine and freezes up . I can choose the F8 and F2 menu but hitting any F key will take me to the regular windows and then the computer works just fine and the noise stops.I have tried to restore the system but it didnt make a difference.

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    Lee Hodgson May 11, 2010

    please describe in more detail

  • Eddy Schroeder Jul 08, 2013

    sounds like the hard drive is fried or is getting really weak

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Why is my dimension b110 keep loading in safe mode can't do anything?

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While the pc is booting up hit F8, it should take you to a sub menu, choose "last known good configuration" and hit enter, see what it does.

post back please

regards

Posted on Nov 27, 2008

  • Lee Hodgson
    Lee Hodgson Nov 27, 2008

    ok the bios isn't loading properly, take the side panel off the pc and look for the motherboard battery, then look for cmos clear.

    as you will see in the photograph the cmos jumper is the green piece of plastic, move its position to the other position and press the on/off button, that will clear the cmos, put the jumper back in is original position and reboot the pc, you may get a message saying checksum error, just press F1 to continue , when you are in windows you will have to correct the time and date

    best of luck

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  • Lee Hodgson
    Lee Hodgson Nov 27, 2008

    remove the battery and leave it out for an hour, make sure the mains power supply is removed from the back, place the battery back in after an hour and the cmos should be cleared

    regards


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