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Dell wont start up

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I have a Del Dimension 4600, and now it will not start up. I turn in on, and the green light appears in the front, but nothing shows up on the screen and I dont hear all those extra sounds it makes when it starts up anymore, just the fans. I have had problems with my monitor turning white for a minute on and off , but I don't think the monitors the problem, Im not sure what the problem is. Can you help please?

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  • polanski Mar 25, 2009

    I have a Del Dimension 4600, and now it will not start up. I turn in on, and the green light appears in the front, but nothing shows up on the screen and I dont hear all those extra sounds it makes when it starts up anymore, just the fans. I have had problems with my monitor turning white for a minute on and off , but I don't think the monitors the problem, Im not sure what the problem is. Can you help please? - ----- hi my name is kriss i have the same problem as above except my dell is 5000 series and there is no indicators on the back of it whatsoever --- any help ? 


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