Question about Computers & Internet

1 Answer

We had a power ouTAGE AND NOW MY dELL pC WILL NOT BOOT UP. I'm using my laptop for this message. How can I get it booted?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • 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.

    Brigadier General:

    An expert that has over 10,000 points.

  • Master
  • 10,406 Answers

When you try to start it, do you get any lamps or noise (from spinning fans) ? If not, then the power-supply inside the desktop may need to be replaced.

It would be best to take the computer to a qualified technician, for professional trouble-shooting and repair.

Posted on Sep 02, 2010

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

I have forgotten password for my Dell PC/Vista program. Get error message,then system halted


Please try this site first

How to Reset Windows XP or Vista Password

If you are unsuccessful then try the steps below...
There are many "boot" disks like BART/PE available on the internet. From another pc (with CD burner) download one from CNet or other download site burn the boot disc to a CD. Once you have done that boot your dell with the boot disk then use the utility to reset your password.

Aug 10, 2016 | Dell Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Laptop wont boot up


Sounds crazy but try removing the battery unplug from power hold power button for 15 seconds Then plug in and try to turn it on

Mar 17, 2014 | ASUS U52F-BBL9 Laptop

1 Answer

My dell inspiron M5030 turns on showing the dell logo and then it turns off


I would remove the power supply, battery, hard drive and RAM. Power up the laptop with just the power adapter and enter bios. If it goes to bios OK, select the default setting. Press F10 and let it try to re boot.
Remove the power supply and fit the RAM. Insert the power supply and try to boot. You should have error message on screen. Remove the power and insert the hard drive. Connect the power supply and attempt to boot.
That sequence should show the issue at the point that there is no display that is where the issue is.

Dec 13, 2013 | Dell Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Crashed after power outage, Using windows recovery disk, and now it's stuck at welcome screen


At boot up press F8 and from the B&W menu select Last Good Boot up or words to that effects. This will restore your laptop to the last good boot up date.

Else from the B&W menu select the Safe Mode.

Feb 10, 2011 | Sony VAIO VGN-FW230J/B Notebook

1 Answer

DELL latitude 100l, someone disabled all boot devices then set config / administrator password. Please help


Boot Priority on Dell Latitude 100L
  1. Turn On Your PC
    Have you ever noticed the messages that pop up on the screen as soon as you turn on your PC? These messages tell you a key combination you can press to enter "Setup" or the "BIOS." Watch your screen and see if you can read what keys to press.
  2. Press the Keys to Enter Setup Mode
    If you did not see a message telling you what keys to press, try tapping the following possibilities as you turn on the machine:
    • Esc
    • F2
    • F12
    • F10
    • F1
    After pressing Esc or other key, you will most likely see instructions telling you how to enter "Setup Mode". Follow those instructions.
    tip.gif On some computers, you must hold down the key before you press the power button to turn on the computer. For example, if you are converting a Toshiba laptop to a Linux Workstation, you must hold down the Esc key and then press the power button. The computer then asks you to press F1, and you can then set the "Boot Priority."
  3. Using the Arrow Keys, Choose the "Boot," "Boot Order," or "Boot Priority" Option
    The menu of choices you see will be different for different kinds of computers. Remember that the choice you want is the "Boot" order or "Boot Priority." On some computers, this is called the "Start Up Options" or "Start Up Sequences." You are going to change where the PC will look for boot information when it starts up. (CD-ROM, HARD DRIVE/HDD, LAN, FLOPPY, USB). If you wish to boot from your Hard drive, then select it as your First Priority.
  4. Using the instructions on the screen, save your settings and start up your PC. The PC must boot from the HDD. Regrds

Jul 01, 2010 | Dell Latitude 100L Notebook

2 Answers

Dell dimension wont boot after power outage and stops half way through the boot page


Hello,

The problem is with the corrupted boot files .In my opinion you have one solution
Steps for solution

1. Download an operating system called ' Linux mint ' which can be installed in the pen drive having minimum 4 gb capacity . Using this operating system you can access the computer .

2. Copy the file and folders to an external storage device (external hard disk, pen drive etc..)

3. Reinstall the operating system ( XP,Vista ,Window 7,Ubuntu etc )

Hope you be successful

Mar 12, 2010 | Dell Dimension E521 PC Desktop

1 Answer

Dell Inspiron 1520 laptop screen does not light up


In Safe mode drivers, in your case the video one, aren't loaded. Uninstall the one that you have now. If it's the same then probably it's a hardware problem. To be sure boot from a Linux Live-CD like http://www.pclinuxos.com/  and press the Escape key - this way you will see the boot-log in real time, look for error messages.

Oct 28, 2009 | Dell Computers & Internet

1 Answer

New dell laptop dosn't boot from battary ,power cable shoud be pluged


  • two ways to charge the battery:
    • while the laptop is on
    • while using the laptop with a power cord, but it will take charging time when you are using the computer.
  • --if the problem persist, the battery may have a problem, called dell technical support and have the battery serial number for possible battery recall. or replacement

Apr 16, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

No c: local drive - Disk Error


Run BIOS diagnostic utility in DOS, reboot when you see "press F? to enter startup. navigate to whatever you want to fix or run, save changes, reboot.

anonymoose

Oct 11, 2008 | Dell Dimension E510 PC Desktop

Not finding what you are looking for?
Computers & Internet Logo

Related Topics:

22 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Computers & Internet Experts

Doctor PC
Doctor PC

Level 3 Expert

7733 Answers

kakima

Level 3 Expert

102366 Answers

David Payne
David Payne

Level 3 Expert

14161 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...