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Alienware Aurora Desktop does not boot, has no HD activity

My Alienware Aurora Desktop will not boot, and does not show a boot screen at startup. When turned on, the fans spin, and the accent lighting turns on, but the activity light on the front of the case remains dark.
My monitor appears to be receiving no signal from the computer.
When unplugged and replugged, the computer turns on automatically, but does not respond to a forced shutdown by holding the power button.

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If the activity light on the front of the tower is not glowing than it can be an issue with the power supply of the PC. Try to open the tower and try to reseat the Power supply cables and check.
You can also try to Reseat the RAM (memory) sticks. If you have 2 Memory stick you can just try to boot the pc with the help of one stick and vice versa. If still the issue persist you can try to do a test on the Motherboard. Simply take out the Memory cards and power on the pc . if you hear a beeping noise than the Motherboard is fine and if you dont hear a beeping noise that it is a faulty Motherboard.

Posted on Jul 06, 2010

  • James wilson Dec 08, 2010

    @Sushendra i think your solution is right. It may be problem with power supply. Alienware Aurora is a totally new design that uses a compact platform and Intel Core i7 platform to provide a compact, high performance desktop.http://www.pcartisan.com/alienware-auror...

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