Question about Dell Dimension E310 PC Desktop

3 Answers

Blue screen ilarmnt.5 no safe mode available ... how can I load a new driver or regain access??

Posted by on

Ad

3 Answers

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 414 Answers

Probably itz either minor case of software corruption/improper ground/cpu fan..
or major case of faulty or defective main board/ram/daughter or addon card(s)..

..plz do check the following as in order:..
the Hardware part:..
1)see if the ram(s) is loose/faulty..open clean/remove carbon & or oxide formed on the teeth with an eraser n resit it..or replace with a standby n see..

2) 4) a) see if ur hdd is noisy or emitting any 'ticking' noise (like 'tuk tuk' or 'kirr kirr')..
b) or if the system is not supporting either the newly installed device or itz software/driver /firmware
if so, u need either a fresh os installation or ur hdd is likely to b replaced..

3)remove/clean dust neatly..dust is non-uniform in nature n may cause jam/short circuitry/excess resistance n many more..resulting an increase in heat..

4) open the CPU Heat-Sink with fan out of the socket..put some "Heat Sink Compound" (available in local electronics chip level spare market) between the cpu/processor and the CPU Heat Sink *** fan..resit/fit it tightly in position..

5) on main/mother board..see with a debug card for mb error..may b short..look for defective capacitors(esp above1000mfd)/mosfets..go through the mb's south bridge n the circuit lie around atx connector..the crystal clock generator (if cpu isn't heating up)..

the Software part:..
1) hv a licensed and UPDATED antivirus installed (i prefer avg/kaspersky, remember, without updation a full version antivirus is useless)..

2) download, install n run microsoft kb890830..http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyId=AD724AE0-E72D-4F54-9AB3-75B8EB148356&displaylang=en..

3) download n run Startup Control Panel..http://download.cnet.com/Startup-Control-Panel/3000-2094_4-10039330.html..'remove all the unnecessary startup items from here..(if u can't find what to remove, post me/us in ur comment with all the items listed in each n every tabs herein)..

4) remove all unnecessary software from add/remove programs..

5) download, install n run 'Advanced System Care Pro'..http://download.cnet.com/Advanced-SystemCare-Pro/3000-2086_4-10399324.html..

6)disable the following:..
a) 'Automatically Restart' right click on my computer->properties->advanced->startup n recovery->(uncheck on the) Automatically Restart;
b)'Error Reporting' right click on my computer->properties->advanced->error reporting->disable error reporting->(uncheck on the) 'but notify me when critical error occur'..

7) Increase the size of Virtual Memory, Initial: 1440; Maximum: 2880

if u r bot a professional, always better to seek advise from ur system admin/vendor....

Posted on Nov 16, 2009

  • Subhradip Chakraborty
    Subhradip Chakraborty Nov 16, 2009

    hummm..at basic steps 'MUKHTAR' sounds good....

×

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 12 Answers

This is an intel problem

Posted on Nov 16, 2009

Ad
  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Dell Master
  • 2,017 Answers

If you have win xp bootable cd boot from cd and choose the option of recovery console and go to repair directory in command prompt and copy the system file to c:\windows\system32\config.
Then exit from recovery console restart the system and you need to install the entire driver again.

Posted on Nov 16, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that 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.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Frozen blue screen


Try starting the machine in safe mode: Repeatedly press F8 on startup and choose safe mode from the options window. This only loads the basic drivers so if the problem is with graphics driver for instance, the machine should boot to the desktop. If this is successful, you can uninstall the display driver from device manager: start>control panel>hardware and sound>device manager. Look for display adapters and expand the menu. Right click the adapter and uninstall.
Reboot the machine normally. You can then download and install a new driver.

Mar 29, 2012 | IBM ThinkPad 600X P3-500Mhz Laptop (T600X)...

Tip

Lost Windows 7 Password, How to Get in Your Password Protected PC in Safe Mode?


Lost Windows 7 password, what will you do to get in your password protected computer? In fact, there are lots of ways for you to regain access to the locked computer? In addition to use a password reset disk to reset Windows 7 password, you can still log on your PC in safe mode to change the lost Windows 7 password. It is very simple. Just three steps. You could follow the below guide.

Step 1: Enter safe mode in Windows 7 operating system

1. Start or restart your Windows 7 machine.

2. Press the F8 key to enter Advanced Boot Options just before the Windows 7 loading screen appears.

3. Use arrows to choose Safe Mode when you can see the Advanced Boot Options screen.

4. Press Enter and wait for Windows 7 files to load.

5. Log on with an administrator account when you can see the log on screen.

Step 2: Change lost Windows 7 password

Now you are logged into Windows 7 in safe mode. You diagnose and solve some serious problems under it, especially when starting Windows normally is impossible. To reset Windows 7 password, just do as follows:

1. Click Start button and input lusrmgr.msc into the Search box.

2. In the coming Local Users and Groups screen, double-click Local Users and Groups, and then click Users.

3. Right-click the account that you need to reset the password for, and then click Set Password.

4. Type and confirm the new password.

Note: you can also go to Local Users and Groups screen by right-clicking Computer to select Manage on desktop.

Step 3: Log on your computer with the new password

You have successfully perform Windows 7 password reset. Now you can easily access to your compute with the new password. Please note that you must log on with an account that has administrator permissions.

More information:

When you are presented with Advanced Boot Options screen, there are 3 variations of Windows 7 Safe Mode.

Safe Mode - This is the default option and is usually the best choice. This mode will load only the absolute minimum processes necessary to start Windows 7.

Safe Mode with Networking - This option loads the same processes as Safe Mode but also includes those that allow the networking functions in Windows 7 to work. You should choose this option if you think you may need to access the Internet or your local network while troubleshooting in Safe Mode.

Safe Mode with Command Prompt - This version of Safe Mode also loads a minimum set of processes but will allow immediate access to the Command Prompt. This is a valuable option if more advanced troubleshooting is necessary.

Actually, the 3 options are available for you. I only take Safe Mode as an example. But if you choose Safe Mode with Command Prompt, you'll need to input related to command prompt to change the lost Windows 7 password.

If you cannot log on Windows with an account that has administrator permissions, you will be not able to enter Windows safe mode. In that case, I'm afraid you'll need third party software Windows Login Recovery to help to bypass your lost Windows 7 password and get back in your protected computer. Windows Login Recovery allows you to reset lost Windows password with a bootable CD/DVD or USB flash drive. It takes you take less than 5 minutes.

on Oct 25, 2010 | Computers & Internet

3 Answers

Need to reset my password to login


Hello.
There is a hidden default Administrator account that is created when your operating system is installed. Access that account to reset your password.
1. Boot your computer and press F8 repeatedly
2. Access Safe Mode
3. Key in "Administrator" in Username, with no password.
4. Go to Control Panel, then User Accounts
5. Select the account you want to reset the password
6. Change the password

More refer to : break windows 7 password written by a great IT tech.

Jul 17, 2011 | Toshiba Satellite C655-S5068 Notebook

1 Answer

Blue error screen, cannot access the main page without using the safe mode,but then dont have access to the iternet


OK this one is probably a newly installed driver or software, so when in safe mode remove the last software you installed or driver then reboot it wil probably be OK if NOT... check for viruses (BTW if you want to have access to the internet when in SAFE MODE) choose SAFE MODE WITH NETWORK CONECTIVITY then you can UPDATE the antivirus than scan the computer

GOOD LUCK!

Jan 14, 2011 | Acer Aspire 5241 5251 5332 5334 5338 5516...

1 Answer

Blue screen tells me to disconnect driver. New hardware sign comes up then get blue screen. Restart and press F8 but blue screen returns


f-8 will get you into safe mode,that is basic boot minimum periferals,i would go into safe mode delete drivers,reboot normally and follow instructions for install.good luck!

Jan 08, 2011 | Western Digital My Book Essential 1TB...

3 Answers

Dell will boot and freeze before reaching log in screen. Will only function in "Safe Mode". I have run all diagnostics and no problems detected. What could the problem be


There's some program or driver that is loading up when windows starts "normally" that's no when it starts in safe mode. Have you recently installed any new hardware? Webcam? Printer? Harddrive? if you have, go to device manager while in safe mode and remove the driver. If you installed a new program that runs automatically during start up, then use MSCONFIG to change it from starting. Again, do this from safe mode. Go to start > run >TYPE: msconfig and then ok, and then the tab should be called "startup". one of these two things are most likely the problem because like you said it boots in safe mode no problem, Safe mode had the computer boot with only the bare minimum drivers/software needed for start up. If neither of these two things work, then, (again, in safe mode) right click your hard drive from My computer > properties >Tools > Check now (under error checking)

Hope this helps you solve it

Sep 21, 2009 | Dell Inspiron 1525 Laptop

1 Answer

Blue screen on lap top..sugesting safe mode dosnt sovle the problem.it was working previously


to get itno safe mode u have to start pushing the F8 key when you turn you com. on then choose safe mode and if any of that dont work you will need a new start up disk sorry...

May 09, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Hard time getting new build to boot...


sounds to me like you either have a conflict of hardware or your os windows xp wasn't meant for your hardware some manufacturers design there products now to be vista only so read you manuals and make sure of that then try reloading xp but with bare essntials to run a pc that is

Mar 15, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

My compaq Presario V6000 will not start windows, it continously loops to an options screen with the following start options; Safe mode, safe made with networking, Safe mode prompt command,Windows last...


what you are describing is the blue screen of death, meaning theres a hardware or software problem, try to boot into safe mode and perform a system restore, if that doesn't work use your XP cd, let it load the drivers and the ask it to fix the existing XP installation, anything that you have saved in my documents should be safe and the problem should be solved. If the blue screen reappears then you have a hardware problem

Nov 13, 2008 | Compaq Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Screen freezes


Hi,

If you can manage to access the safe mode troubleshooting please do it. By pressing F8 afre the POST and before windows loads. Select Safe mode and let 'em continue load the safe mode desktop. However if the safe mode won't work. You need to reinstall the system. You can use your compliment Recovery CD in doing so. Hope this will give you hints.

Best regards,
Rosener Guyano

Feb 14, 2008 | Acer Aspire 3690-2196 Notebook

Not finding what you are looking for?
Dell Dimension E310 PC Desktop Logo

136 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Dell Computers & Internet Experts

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18402 Answers

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

mukhtar21 shaikh
mukhtar21 shaikh

Level 3 Expert

2017 Answers

Are you a Dell Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...