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Computer My computer won't start.

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  • Anonymous Jun 29, 2008

    how do i check power supply?


  • Anonymous Jul 19, 2008

    no lights nothin

  • kdrummer4 Oct 21, 2008

    dell dimension 5100 won't start no lights or sounds

  • Anonymous Dec 19, 2008

    my dell dimension 5100 doesn't power on, no POST, no beeps, just the green led is lit on the motheboard

  • dr_doo Dec 22, 2008

    Dimension 5100 - no power up, green light on motherboard(?) is lit. Power supply/strip is OK as monitor, speakers and printer are on.



    Events immediately preceding: Working on a Word file, left to take shower, came back to find documents closed, upon opening Word showed recovered file, saved it, closed file, closed Word, attempted to Shut Down computer but unable - message requested that all Windows apps be closed first - none were open, waited 5 min, same thing, so then turned power strip off and on, turned on computer, remember seeing typical start-up stuff on monitor, turned away, when turned back to computer it was off. Cannot power up since.

  • Kent Tamashiro Jan 06, 2009

    has power and beeps but no signal to monitor. We already tried installing a new power block. But nothing on monitor.

  • Kent Tamashiro Jan 06, 2009

    No signal to the monitor. We installed a new power block and still no signal to monitor.

  • Rob Wilkins May 11, 2010

    What make/model, any error messages?

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I HAVE HAD THE SAME THING HAPEN TO ME. I DONT KNOW WHAT CAUSES IT. TAKE BATTERY OUT AND LEAVE OUT. PLUG IT IN, MOTHERBOARD GREEN LIGHT WIL GO OUT 2 MIN OR SO. PLUG IT IN AND TRY TO POWER UP MOTHER BOARD GREEN WILL LIGHT. IF NO REPONSE REPEAT STEPS. I HAVE SOMETIMES HAD TO WAIT OVER NIGHT WITH UNPLUGED. WHEN POWERED UP REINSTALL BATTERY. TRY NOT TO UNPLUG COMPUTER AFTER POWERED UP BUT TURNING OFF WITH PROGRAM SEEMS TO WORK OK.

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Check your power supply unit

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Dell dimension 5100c dont turn on help please

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