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It is possible to add a motherboard reset switch to a vostro 200 pc

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  • David Petry Mar 12, 2011

    Maybe a silly question but, wouldn't a shut down followed by unplugging system do that for you? Why would you want a reset switch?

  • tom2507 Mar 12, 2011

    We use a vostro 200 and 220 during PCI controller development in a n on-windows environment. We know how to fabricate the external reset switch but can not find any documentation where to connect the swiitch to each motherboard type. Thank youfor yur assistance.



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Manually very probably, but need to open it find the reset 2 pins connector next to the power on/off pins and make a switch and then get it outside with cables. but normally don't need all that.
Just push the power button down for maybe 5 seconds and the computer will by force turn off then just push it again and turn it on, is almost the same as a hard reset button function.

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