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Dell Dimension 8300

System fails to boot, the pcu briefly starts up , then there is a click and the screen goes blank and then nothing!!!. 

Prior to this I was getting a message that the systems battery was low and to hit F1???  

Richard M Hockman
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  • sandman4141 Feb 24, 2009

    I had the same exact problem....once i changed the battery i flashed the bios rebooted and dead PC.......any solutions for a fix or where to buy a new board??



    Please Help......Thanks

  • sandman4141 Feb 24, 2009

    I had the same exact problem....once i changed the battery i flashed the bios rebooted and dead PC.......any solutions for a fix or where to buy a new board??



    Please Help......Thanks



    Sandy

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Here's Dell's page for changing the battery for a Dimension 8300:
http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dim8300/sm/battery.htm

Posted on Jul 11, 2008

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This means that your CMOS battery is out of charge..You will just have to get it replaced..Its a Lithium battery(looks lke a circular metallic disc)You will get it for 1$ a piece!

Posted on Nov 01, 2007

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After i change new 3V battery on main-board, the message still alert again (System battery voltage is low) and ask to press F1 to continue. Any solutions?
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