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My Dell E510 won't boot up. It turns on and goes immediately to a black screen with a blinking cursor. My keyboard won't respond to the cursor and I also don't hear the normal "fan" sound. The code on the front of the computer is "123" and the on light is green. Any suggestions?

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When you power up the computer check num lock led status if it is on off when you press num lock then your cpu is working fine.
But if it stay constant then refix the RAM memory, open processor and it's fan make sure motherboard is not ground with cabinet.
Reconnect both connection to harddrive.
This problem occurs when your harddrive is not recognized in bios or the cable connected to harddrive need to reconnect.
Then check.
Let me know if you need further assistance.
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