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Dell 8300 black screen 3 beeps on power button

Will not boot up

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3 beeps is usualy memory. Try reseating the memory modules or replace them.

Posted on Nov 04, 2014

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SOURCE: beeps, wont boot up

Most of the time when it beeps, and there is nothing show on the computer screen, it is a RAM problem. A stick of ram may have gone bad. If you have two sticks of ram in the computer, you can try to remove one stick at a time to see which one might have gone bad.

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SOURCE: beeping when i turn on and black screen

IT is either one of three things. 

  1. keyboard missing; check it's plugged in.
  2. graphics card; check that it has not been dislodged and is seated properly.
  3. memory. Are the memory cards properly seated?

Posted on Apr 02, 2009

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SOURCE: How do I remove the power button on Dell Dimension 8300 desktop

open the side- and along the just inside the front exposed edge there are several tab that get push inward to release the front. They have a tendency to catch again when you go to the next one...you'll just have to play with it a bit. once that is open you'll see the other little plastic tab that holds the switch assembly . Don't forget to UNPLUG the power supply.

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SOURCE: dell latitude wont boot...black screen but power light on0

try change the ram first ok

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SOURCE: Dell Dimension 8300 Windows XP won't boot, just blank screen

Hi,
Start by taking the motherboard battery out for a minute and cleaning and reseating the ram (memory), then try to reboot.
Post back foe more advice if needed.


Good luck

Posted on Jun 15, 2009

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