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Start up Problem

Hi my old Dimension 5150 as gone bzrk, it freezes during start up and I cannot use either F2 or F12. For a short moment last night bootstrap went ahead and loaded windows but this morning I can't pass the first few seconds than freeze.

Anyone with suggestions?

Thanxx

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Hi carlogb,

1) dissconnect any external hardware like usb devices, modems, card reader, etc and try to restart windows.

2) If 1st step doesnt works, open the chasis and check all the cables are connected properly or not. Reseat all the cables if possible.

3) If 2nd step doesnt work, remove the cards like lan card or any other pci cards from the motherboard and restart computer again.

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TheAssembler

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