Sometimes I get a keyboard failure message with the option to go to the setup screen or continue booting. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - IMP:Take the Backup up of DATA before performing PC restore by t20gb / March 18, 2006 8:46 PM PST In reply to: Anyone If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. Microsoft has set up the Windows 8 licensing so that your product key will activate any language of Windows. Check This Out
Ghost creates an image of the drive sector by sector and performs a destructive restore only.Compaq/Hp uses 6 to 7 disks allowing repair of Windows or a destructive restore.Size of the http:// THANKS MATE!!! This tool can also be accessed online, but that requires the computer being able to boot up into the operating system. I tried installing Win XP and pressed F6.
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Then you can release them. http:// I went as far as burning a custom XP install disk with the SATA drivers included, but then I was getting BAD_POOL_CALLER errors. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Tags: Dell Dell Dimension Alienware PC desktop computer Have something to share, create your own guide...
Using a disk wipe application (writes 1&0s to a drive) cures this issue if it is not the system.At this point if all this is gettng too deep un-attach your slave It has been showing the regional & language screen for a long time now, the informational one... Thanx a lot..u r on the edge http:// I can only agree with the other posts, THIS IS ABSOLUTELY GREAT! 🙂 Thanks alot, saved me lots of troubles. you can try this out Also hot swapping any device or port is not recommended unless it is UBS.You state that your PS/2 K/B did not work.
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Alternatively information, instructions and software regarding how to convert an ISO to a physical DVD or CD is here.Please remember that we have a comprehensive, easy to use, FAQ and help Does it matter if the drive is formatted to NTFS? Use Disk Wipe, if you get the same results then something is preventing the BIOS from seeing all of the drive. http:// thanks a lot for the tip http:// It seems to work so far, it is formating correctly.
I've had failing optical devices, front USB/audio devices, PCI expansion cards create some really strange issues.LuckBill Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - How old is this Dell? his comment is here Cheers, bill http:// TIP OF THE YEAR !! It says partition 1. During XP install and format, there were two partitions listed and I deleted both of them.
I have updated the bios, etc., and have reset it as described above. I has 2 disks in Raid0… I've set de SATA at Combination in de Bios but it I can't do a rebuild. (bootCfg /rebuild) any suggestions? Jeannie Irby - Computer Genie Thanks, man! this contact form Does anyone know where to find the SATA drivers for the Dell Dimension 8400 so i can try the F6 function to load them.
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Unfortunately, I keep getting a keyboard failure message and it won't go into this screen. Even though this thread has been inactive, I have an answer to this problem and perhaps others might find this useful. i want you to click start then hit run and type msconfig and hit enterCustomer: Safe mose with cmd prompt or just safe mode?MrComputer2010 : just safe modeCustomer: Ok, need to http:// Like many others here, you saved my day!
User Agreement, Privacy, Cookies and AdChoice Login|Contact Us Computer For Online Computer Support, Ask a Computer Technician Not a Computer Question? Dell should indeed have this on their website. Let me tab to nextCustomer: OK, THAT TOOK ME TO A S REEN THAT SAYS PERSONALIZE YOUR SOFTWARE WITH NAME, ORG...AND NEXT,MrComputer2010 : oh, you have to choose your settingsMrComputer2010 : http://transcoderesearch.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-8400-bsod.html New Members: Please click here for the Bleeping Computer Forum Board RulesMy Career Involves 37 Years as an Electronics Repair Technician, to Which I am Currently Retired From.I Am Currently Using
Register now! giovanni thank you so much. set it to 1024x768MrComputer2010 : if this is ok for you to readCustomer: No, kind of hard for a 64 yr old lady atthat settingCustomer: LolMrComputer2010 : oh okMrComputer2010 : whatever Windows 10 will automatically retrieve it from your BIOS and activate it during the re-installation process.
Make no other changes while in the Bios How to access/enter Motherboard BIOS http://michaelstevenstech.com/bios_manufacturer.htm http://www.hiren.info/pages/bios-boot-cdrom blues_harp28, May 2, 2012 #6 vaiouser123 Thread Starter Joined: May 27, 2011 Messages: 5 I've Why Dell does not post this information on their Site???? If we wipe the computer clean (the way it was when it was new), would this be ok?Customer: I would hate to odo that unless that is the only alternativeMrComputer2010 : By Livit427.
Here you can change the Dell Dimension 8400 Windows 10 language from English (English US) to another. Thanks!