Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Dell Dimension 4600 Power Issue by swissuser / November 28, 2005 3:26 AM PST In reply to: Same here This forum makes me Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Home Forums > Hardware and Technology Stay logged in Sign up now! C -- If C is yellow, this means you have some type of problem with the motherboard. http://transcoderesearch.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-4600-specs.html
It does sound like your PS is a candidate for replacement. When you click yes, it tells you to power up the computer. Hard drives need more current to start than to keep running. It took me about 45 minutes to replace the power supply mainly because the Antec 500W power supply was larger than the original power supply and I had to crowd the
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Other than copper what can be used for plumbing? [HomeImprovement] by SuperNet310. Find out who represents you in Kansas' legislature. August 19, 2012 lisa what does it mean if the D light is orange???? We have replaced one of the computers but I would like to fix it for our Sunday School kids to use.
Since the 4600 is a Pentium 4, it apparently works so hard to power everything, that it fries the PSU. I am getting a new one in exchange but the whole Dell experience has been an interesting one to say the least. Best of luck with yours and expect many calls to India if you have any problems. Join our site today to ask your question.
Dell will not admit to the problem and will try to sell you a new mobo instead. Thanks! · actions · 2009-Jul-19 9:49 am · tahoejeffPremium Memberjoin:2001-07-01Wisconsin Dells, WI
All rights reserved. http://discussions.virtualdr.com/showthread.php?196090-Dell-Dimension-4600-won-t-power-up-Resolved I read this link online and suspected it was the power supply. Reviews I see indicate their power supplies are as good or better than any made.Regards,VAPCMD Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Another Dead Dell by hawaiikine / November 17, They shut it down normally on a Friday, went out of town for a couple of days, and when they returned on Sunday...
Any help is greatly appreciated. his comment is here Manufacturers don’t want a Fair Repair bill. The manual should tell you all of the various codes. And they get to set whatever prices they want.
But I would consider using a USB external hard drive (unless you specifically need to have then on CDs). bought a new case, but the CPU fan and front I/O connectors all all weird of course. For what it's worth, it looks like there is a major problem with Dell power supplies: http://forums.us.dell.com/supportfor...=4600+power+up Reply With Quote October 21st, 2005,12:35 AM #7 falcon2000 View Profile View Forum Posts http://transcoderesearch.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-4600-memory.html We have 2 Dell 4600C's in my office and both have the same problem with the power supply and it drives me crazy.
However the computer will still not power on. Thanks for asking, Yes I did get a repolacement but not without spending hours working with people that I couldn't understand half of the time. Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma.
Hi - I have the same issue with a machine I am working on. Discussion in 'Hardware' started by divt154, May 24, 2008. all other lights r green September 7, 2012 Dave Not sure. I wanted to thank everyone for their help.
Yesterday, I shut it down before I left for school, and when I came home and tried to start it up, it didn't. We’ve got to be louder than their lobbyists. pwrs hp-p2507fwRat! navigate here The front switch was required to be pressed several times in order to boot the computer.
sparky0173 Junior Member Joined: Jul 9, 2007 Messages: 4 Likes Received: 0 I was hoping to get some advice from the helpful folks at AnandTech in trying to figure out what's September 7, 2012 solihin I have CPU Dell 170L ,the lamp indicator A-B-C-D off but lamp of power is on green ,what happen with my mainboard ? Tell them you support a bipartisan Fair Repair bill, SF 15. No lights, no fans...nothing...Just a lone green LED light on my motherboard.
I then swapped out the little contraption (don't know what it's called) that attaches to the plastic power button that connects to the motherboard. Then last week I shut down my computer (watched it shut down and turn off), walked away, and came back several minutes later. Tell them that you want the right to repair your purchases. March 30, 2014 Abe This was the situation, I was trying to figure out why computer keep shutting down after a few minuds then I figure out it was my bracket
I also reset the bios, still no luck. Is this a motherboard issue at this point? http://support.dell.com/suppor...0/en/4600/sm/index.htm #13 imported_mingus, Jul 16, 2007 jtbrown57 Junior Member Joined: Aug 16, 2007 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 I had the exact same issue with the Dell Dimension 4600. If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Check out these links: http://forums.us.dell.com/supportforums/searchhttp://www.edbott.com/mt/mt-comments.cgi?entry_id=260http://www.google.com/search?q=dell+4600+power+class+action&btnG=Search&hs=Q3H&hl=en&lr=&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla%3Aen-US%3Aofficial Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Same here by Mebbie76 / November 12, 2005 5:12 AM PST In reply to: Power Supply Problem with ForumsJoin Search similar:[motherboard] Swapping out parts.[Coin Mining] Alt coin mining build - progress[Parts Check] Kids (lite) gaming computer build[Parts Check] What CPU would you considere to be oldPC fan won't shut Have to blame this on the source of Dell's power supplies (faulty design) because I have seen it across multiple models of Dell desktops over the past two years.
You can see an example if this on the 1st pic, thw 2 caps to the right of the leaking caps.This being a Dell from a few years back I wouldn't The symptom is right and use does not matter.