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Recently she tried to install some new DDR ram in to the mobo, and VERY incorrectly seated it. NO, not bootable from a restart, but can be opened from the My Computer menu option/window. ***** If the drive is working the pressing F12 when the Dell logo appears should Operating Systems ▼ Windows 10 Windows 8 Windows 7 Windows XP See More... Don't forget to go back into the BIOS to enable the hard drive as a boot device.
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You'll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, viruses, security, as well as networks and the Internet.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion dell dimension 4550 won't start http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/2520/how-did-i-get-infected/Forum Rules, The BC Welcome Guide 167 @ June 2015 Back to top #11 dcanoli dcanoli Topic Starter Members 353 posts OFFLINE Gender:Female Local time:03:06 PM Posted 20 February 2012 Next, remove the CMOS battery for a minute or so, then reinstall the battery. last thing.
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Remove any add in cards, and blow out the sockets with compressed air, and reinsert the cards. Menu Articles Products Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Recent Posts Resources Resources Quick Links Search Resources Most Active Authors Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent Haven't touched it since last night, but will try a live disc and a known good drive tomorrow. That is because temporary one drive is disconnected.
Remove the memory modules, blow out the DIMM slots with compressed air and reinsert the modules. Did you take out the HD and slave it to see whats on it and if the o/s installed looks bootable and if its compatible with the hardware its in ? Back to top #5 rotor123 rotor123 Moderator 8,030 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:New Jersey Local time:03:06 PM Posted 20 February 2012 - 01:06 PM As long as you have one hard I tried to reset to default settings by usgin the ALT "F" command in set-up, but that didn't do me any good.
Edited by rotor123, 20 February 2012 - 01:16 PM. http://transcoderesearch.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-4550-green-light-but-not-powering-up.html Reply Reply With Quote January 19th, 2009,05:33 PM #6 sajohnson View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Junior Member Join Date Jan 2009 Posts 4 Originally Posted by jasonz0rz http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/2520/how-did-i-get-infected/Forum Rules, The BC Welcome Guide 167 @ June 2015 Back to top #8 Artrooks Artrooks Members 1,463 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:New York Local time:04:06 PM Posted 20 February 2012 And, based on what you said she did and your thorough checking of the connections, dosen't make sense.
Had a look at the USB (etc) ports too, just in case something got lodged in one of them? #12 FremontPC, Apr 15, 2013 NYJimbo Expand Collapse Well-Known Member Likes Not true. Any tests I can run to see if the mobo is fried? this contact form do not remove the small Diagnostic partition.
Tried to boot from both XP Pro and Windows ME CDs. It would be interesting to hear about the final diagnosis, in any case. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/679031 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
So I enabled only cd rom boot in bios setup and moved jumpers to cable select. Win98 for example isn't bootable so it's very likly that WinME isn't bootable either. hard-Disk Drive C:4. Make and model of your computer would be handy.
hit ctrl + alt + delete. How Does a computer get Infected? When you reinsert the memory modules make sure they are lined up correctly, and push down on the ends of the modules hard enough that the retension tabs at the ends navigate here Sent from my All-In-One Desktop.
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