Having problems with your Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop ?

How do I get my TV to display my Dell Dimension 2400? I have the cables for the connection and I have connected other computers to to TV with no problems-- it seems this is more of a software/display issue.


Answers :

Try this: right click on the desktop (wall paper picture) and select "Properties" (up to XP) or "Graphics Options" (Vista). You should be able to select you TV as a second display. The TV option may only show if it is connected.
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Wireless connection will not let me surf the net.


Sorry this is going to be a long answer, would be easier in a real time talk, please go one by one on my suggestions to pinpoint the problem and thank you for your patience in advance :)Start your internet explorer/firefox, go to google m ... PC Desktops

Laptop runs hot and freezes - heat damage or Power supply issue?


As for the battery over time batteries hold less and less of a charge until you have next to know battery life. I had similar heating problems with a macbook and it turned out my fans weren't running at all so that could be the cause or it could be a ... Acer Aspire 1662WLMi Notebook

Acer Aspire 5520 CD drive cant read anything


This error message indicates a problem with trying to read or write to a device, such as a hard disk, CD drive, or network drive. This issue may occur for any of the following reasons: Windows is trying to use a transfer mode that the CD drive cannot ... Sony VAIO GRZ660 Notebook

Gateway GT4022 has issues powering up and restarting


1.Yes the Power On switch is okay. (PS. If you hold down the Power On button for 10 seconds on any computer, it will turn off)2.The heatsink held down by springs on the Northbridge, and Southbridge chipsets, is an excellent idea. Wo ... Gateway GT4022 PC Desktop

Dell Studio 1537 (Vista) Integrated Webcam no longer working??


The issue could be due to a loose connection of the camera above the lcd panel. Try uninstalling the drivers and shutting down the computer. Once done gently press the area around the webcam. Power on th computer. See if you get any new hardware and ... Dell Studio 1537 Laptop

Dell xps m1530 formatted hdd now it wont boot


You might find part of this general trouble shooting process might help? Especially the part of changing you Primary Boot drive so you can load Windows.\012\012Assuming you are Windows based and not knowing your specific OS? \012 Your p ... Dell XPS M1530 Laptop

Laptop Vista dialup modem - Access Limited Connectivity


\015\012Window update running will definitely affect your dial-up connection, but you should be able to connect faster...\015\012See ... Toshiba Satellite X205-SLI1 Notebook

My HP Pavilion dv9005us has two issues which I cannot resolve. The wireless device is not even recognized or detected by the computer, and there seems to be an electrical problem where the lighted buttons at the top flicker on and off from time to time, which may also be linked to an issue where the computer will at times refuse to turn on after I press the on button and watch it all light up in response and immediately shut off. Any help with this would be greatly appreciated.


Sorry to here about your DV9005us start up problems.1st. It would be good to know any other problems you may have had in the past either related or non related to you current problems..\015\0122nd. Has the unit be ... HP Pavilion dv9005us Notebook

Instantaneous shutdown with no warnings!


Software issue or errorErrors generated by software programs can cause a computer to reboot unexpectedly or without warning. If you are running Windows XP see the below section "For Windows XP users" before continuing. \015\012If you are not ru ... Toshiba Satellite A105 Notebook

Java problem using pogo games


This issue is caused by the security software on the computer. Most security software have features like AD blocking and Script blocking which causes this problem.\015\012You can try turning off this feature in the security s ... Compaq PC Laptops

Multiple issues accross platforms on home PC


Sounds like spyware. Download Spybot S&D, and ADAWARE 2007. Set the settings as high as they will go and run one thn the other. If you can't get online, ,,, use another computer to download the files then put the files on the bad computer. ... HP Pavilion dv6000z Notebook

CONNECTING TO THE INTERNET


It can be a software or a hardware issue.\015\012If you have XP try booting the system in Safe Mode with Networking with Wired Connection. Check if the Internet gets disconnected when you are in Safe Mode with Networking.\015\012If not th ... Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook

Battery does not charge


Hi Bucky,\015\012\015\012Regarding the issue you are having there are 3 possible problem here. It's either the ac adapter, the battery and the motherboard of your system. \015\012\015\012To determine the cause of the problem y ... Compaq Presario Notebook

Computer Does not Boot correctly, Monitor is Black.


Hmm it seems to be problem with Power Supply, but still if you can give a try connecting your system into other socket may be which is properly grounded one.\015\012\015\012if the above didn't fix your issue, i would suggest you to disassemble ... PC Desktops

Compaq armada m700 randomly shuts off, charging connection issue?


Since you have already tried using a different cable, it sounds like a loose connection, or a failing power supply. In either case, I recommend you take it to a qualified tech to check it out, before something else more expensive gets shorted out by ... Compaq Armada M700 Notebook

Boot volume err


Computer Crashes, they seem to happen at the most inconvenient times. Always when you need the computer the most. I've run across this boot error message many times since Windows XP was released and luckily most of the time this problem can be solved ... PC Desktops

Boot passward issue with Toshiba Satellite A215-S7413


\015\012The BIOS password is removed by the BIOS configuration, you need the BIOS password to get into the BIOS configuration.But if you do not have the BIOS password then you need to construct this dongle device.TOSHIBA BIOS PASSWORD DON ... Toshiba Satellite A215-S7437 Notebook

Dell Inspiron E1505 laptop shuts down from "Standby" mode


This is a common problem with e1505. Basically, the machine will shut down, unexpectedly in a number of ways. Some suspect bad cord or power connection, others believe bad mother board or RAM, but nobody seems to know for sure as they have never be ... Dell Inspiron E1505 Notebook

Laptop Power Issues


My probleams is when starting pc and at that moment laptop noise create so whats i can do piz given reply ... Toshiba P25-S670 Notebook

Hp problem I just bought a new HP and it worked great, I have dial up internet connection. Any how I was working online then logged off, come back and could not connect, the computer said I had no dial tone, I checked the line by plugging a phone into it and there was a dial tone, I tried everything in the help menu but nothing seemed to work, all the other computers in the house are working just fine on the same line and internet connection, please help.


First uninstall modem driver form computer then reinstall.\015\012Change phone line cable soem times low signal voltage create this issue.\015\012Also create new dial up connection .\015\012Then still face problem then your modem ha ... HP Pavilion a6863w-b PC Bundle with 23" Monitor PC Desktop

CPU Fan Speed Too Low or Fails***


There are three things you need to have a good gaming computer, fast graphics card, fast CPU, and lots of RAM. You didn't list your RAM so I can't help you, but 4GB is the most you can put in a computer. If you want to know everything about your comp ... ViewSonic VX910 19" LCD Monitor

D-Link DIR-625 Wireless Router is Blocking Web Address


Hi jshaw51\015\012\015\012HERE's D-Links listing for your router.\015\012\015\012 ... PC Desktops

Computer Keeps Shutting Down on its own - PC Desktops


This issue could be caused by any of the below possibilities. \015\012Heat related issue. Hardware issue or error. Computer virus. Issue with operating system. Other failing hardware \015\012\015\012Heat r ... PC Desktops

Problem with charging my batteri in my fujitsu lifebook 7010


I can almost guarantee you without any qualm or hesitation the problem is the same common issue which plagued all 12 Fujitsu laptops I haive worked on so far this year. . . its a damaged a/c adapter jack... the component where the power adapter node ... Fujitsu Siemens LifeBook S-7010 Notebook

Connection to encrypted wireless router


Actually oftentimes this is because of a poor connection between the computer and the router. Since it does connect when using a static IP then you may be 1 step away. Put in the routers IP under gateway 192.168.0.1 then for DNS put in the ones that ... PC Laptops
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.9636 seconds