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Re: Please give me a proper solution to up my pc
Optiplex GX260 and GX270 has known motherboard problems. most of them suffer from bulging capacitors. call tech support at 800-8228965 and they should be able to replace the motherboard even if the warranty is expired.
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You say the power light is orange--I'm assuming that you mean the monitor. This indicates the monitor is not receiving a signal from the computer. Assuming that the computer actually powers up (fan runs, you can hear the hard drive being accessed, etc) then your problem lies in the video card.
If, on startup, you do see the BIOS info and maybe even the Windows splash screen before your monitor goes dark, then the problem lies in the video card drivers. In this case, starting in safe mode will work and allow you to download and install new drivers.
Open up the case and remove any add in cards and memory modules. Try to start up by adding these back one at a time until the unit stops booting normally. The light combination is not one recognised in the user manual so I am guessing you have a non-descript fault with one of your components. Be careful when you open the case as to not disturb the ribbon to the motherboard which controls the power, I have had a very long experience trying to get one of these reconnected!
Reference the Power LED States
Dell OptiPlex and Dimension computers and Dell Precision workstations have incorporated the use of the multi-state power button LED as a hardware status indicator. The power button LED illuminates in two different colors and can also blink, which allows for indication of five different system operation states. (Table 1) LED State System State
The power supply is functioning, but the system is not processing data. This may indicate an issue with the system board or CPU.
The power supply is receiving power from the source but is unable to properly distribute it to the components. This may indicate a power supply problem.
This generally indicates that the system is functioning normally. However, if problems are detected with installed components, the system may initiate a beep code.
The system is in a Standby ACPI state.
The system power is off.
I had the same issue and accidentally discovered a temporary solution. Unplug the power from the back of the machine, open the case and unplug the ATX power connection from the motherboard. With the ATX cable unplugged, plug the power cord back in. When you try to turn the computer back on the power light should turn orange and fans should be spinning, with it powered on plug the ATX connector back in. That should turn the computer off. Turn it back on and it should boot fine. You can even shutdown and restart, but when the power is unplugged you will have to go thru the same process to get it back up. This sounds crazy but it worked on mine. Good Luck!