Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - NEW SUGGESTIONS FOR STUCK DISC TRAY by mkrock / March 9, 2010 5:45 AM PST In reply to: Disc-tray stuck I have a SIGN UP FOR DAILY EMAIL NEWSLETTERCONNECT WITH US About Help Desk GeekWelcome to Help Desk Geek- a blog full of help desk tips for IT Professionals. However, this website has a CMOS battery that says is compatible with the Dimension 8400: http://www.impactcomputers.com/75481.html ^ Good idea? #12 MSgherzi, Jan 30, 2009 Last edited: Jan 30, 2009 (You then I reboot and Vista resets original config. Check This Out
As much as i would like a kaby lake system i wouldnt want to spend less than $350 for the processor itself. Is there any other way to boot with out loss of data? Back to top #14 shadow_647 shadow_647 Members 1,344 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:darknet Local time:12:04 PM Posted Today, 02:35 PM Right, guess i missed some of what you were saying in No, create an account now. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/disk-drives/f/3534/t/19253627
My pc only boots if I use the above configuration, with both drives enabled. Save and exit, and now the DVD should boot just fine.Well Windows 7 is about done installing now, so I have to go check it out. If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members. At the boot window press F12 .
did you physically inspect the motherboard for bad capacitors? Alternatively you can slipstream them in the OS install disk #11 RadiclDreamer, Jul 1, 2008 konradjohn Member Joined: Jun 16, 2008 Messages: 25 Likes Received: 0 I have the disk This way here, at least it's an upgrade and I won't just be buying a board for a better slot layout. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Opening Stuck CD Drive by MrNittyGritty / March 5, 2010 11:05 AM PST In reply to: Try the mechanical release.
I have another operating disc that I tried to use with the product key on the machine in question. Click here to join today! Overclocking? https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-booting-from-cd-rom-dell-dimension-8400.821471/ Drillingmachine, successor of Excavator.
I mean 16GB even if it's running at 1333 is "ok". Otherwise, I don't know where it booted from. Specs: Gigabyte GA-78LMT AMD 760G + SB710 AMD FX-6300 x6 3.5GHz HyperX FURY 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 1866 GTX 750 - 2GB Planned Upgrade: (edited, see discussion) ASUS 970 Pro Gaming ASUS This was driving me nuts so thanks to everyone who helped!
I get the message ‘ not installed'. https://www.technibble.com/forums/threads/cd-dvd-drive-not-detected-dimension-8400.4594/ From this it sounds like if both drives are IDE, you might only be able to boot from one of them, the one on the end of the cable. rockyjohnOct 18, 2009, 1:16 AM geno777 said: Should still work with DVD or CD. I have been able to fix it.
ucanOct 16, 2009, 12:30 PM Dell did not send OS re-install software on a CD-R disk. http://transcoderesearch.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-8400-bsod.html As I enter in Advance bios features..the priorities wr shown..1st is removable device, priority 2nd is hard drive, priority 3rd is cd rom priority. Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. booting from hard disk error.
Trying to boot dell inspiron 1440 with OS DVD and it says no bootable device found Dell dimensions 8400 will not boot up after the power was suddenly discontinued Dell 8400 Quote sources please drillingmachine ........ As much as i would like a kaby lake system i wouldnt want to spend less than $350 for the processor itself.
Any ideas? Back to top #12 shadow_647 shadow_647 Members 1,344 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:darknet Local time:12:04 PM Posted Today, 12:41 PM Hey guys thanks for checking out my problem. It sounds like a mis-alignment. (Dothe other suggestions first.) Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Disc-tray stuck by arizkid / March 6, 2010 7:19 AM PST In reply to: That being said getting another board with the same chipset is a very viable and cheaper option than the Asus board I listed.
Useful Searches Recent Posts Technibble Forums Forums > Technical Discussions > Hardware > CD/DVD-Drive Not Detected (Dimension 8400) Discussion in 'Hardware' started by MSgherzi, Jan 28, 2009. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. I have tried another cd drive but I get the same NOT PRESENT message. navigate here WhoseLineFan replied Feb 7, 2017 at 2:55 PM Sign of the times ekim68 replied Feb 7, 2017 at 2:35 PM Make Four Words cwwozniak replied Feb 7, 2017 at 2:17 PM
If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. I, then, save the configuration and restart the PC, but to my surprise the screen displayed "No bootable device, insert boot disk and then press any key." I got the boot I really never had to do that before and so this is a learning experience for me. My desk top is now up and running perfectly ….
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