Question about Computers & Internet
Dell Dimension 9100
Unable to access cmos, the os anything. Keyboard and mouse work on other computers fine. No ps/2 ports, bluetooth, ir or serial ports. The hd is a Serial ATA and I only have older ide machines with no converter cable for SATA. to try and recover the drive. This happened after a power failure and the computer was in hibernation mode. Any ideas?
If the BIOS it self is not opening means that it is not getting started,at the timing of power startup it just goes off with out showing anything the issue might be with the BIOS cell check that out otherwise there might be any issue with the BIOS than u have to consult with the vendor,
Now in second case where it is not working after the POST is done than might be the first boot sector has gone faulty you have to reinstall the OS.
ANd in if case it is giving a long beep before shutting down the issue might be with RAM check that out.
Inshort the issue might be with three things
1) BIOS cell (change the bios cell)
2) BIOS itself (consult vendor)
3) OS (Reinstall the OS)
4) RAM (Swap or change the RAM)
PLz do rate incase this info is important or giving u any benifit it helps us...
Posted on Dec 20, 2007
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 29, 2013 | Dell Dimension XPS 400 PC Desktop
Jun 01, 2012 | Dell Dimension C521 PC Desktop
Mar 26, 2017 | Dell Dimension 9100 PC Desktop
Jan 15, 2018 | Dell Wireless Keyboard Optical Mouse w0147
Apr 18, 2009 | Dell Dimension 9100 PC Desktop
Jan 10, 2009 | Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop
Nov 03, 2008 | Dell Dimension 5150 (DIM515MIN) PC Desktop
Mar 20, 2008 | Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
Nov 05, 2007 | Dell Dimension 8200 PC Desktop
Aug 18, 2007 | Dell Dimension 5150 (DIM515MIN) PC Desktop
346 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: