Question about Dell PowerEdge 700 Server
Server appears to be working ok but is emitting regular beep, this disappears when driving processor hard or re booting temp on processors is 39
Besides standard beeps codes indicating Processor, CPU, Memory or Systemboard failures,
Dell PERC (PowerEdge Expandable Raid Controller) or SAS Controllers (Serial Attached SCSI) generate beeps to alert failures on the RAID sub-system.
From your description of the issues (when the beeps start), i suggest you check PERC or SAS setup. If you have Dell OpenManage Server Administrator installed, you can log-in and check for more information. Additionally, on the next reboot check the PERC/SAS/CERC boot up for any messages. You may also access the PERC (Ctrl+M), SAS (Ctrl+R) CERC (Ctrl+A) Management Menu for specific failures and attempt a rebuild (assuming you have a redundant RAID Volume).
You can also speak with Dell Support and raise a warranty call if the system has warranty.
Note: PowerEdge 840 would ship with PERC or SAS Controller. PowerEdge 700 will ship with PERC or CERC.
Posted on Apr 13, 2008
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.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 14, 2012 | Dell PowerEdge 840 (becwmk1_2) Server
Jan 31, 2011 | Dell PowerEdge 840 (becwmk1_2) Server
May 14, 2010 | Dell Computers & Internet
Feb 22, 2010 | Dell PowerEdge 1800 Server
May 16, 2009 | Dell PowerEdge 400SC Server
Aug 18, 2008 | Dell PowerEdge 1300 Server
Nov 06, 2007 | Dell PowerEdge 1800 Server
Jan 25, 2014 | Dell PowerEdge 700 Server
Sep 27, 2012 | Dell PowerEdge 700 Server
2,578 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: