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Dell dimension 3000. Just Black Screen no Windows XP.

\015 My friend have a dell dimension 3000.when he turn on the computer we see the green light blinking in the hard drive and see the logo on screen after that just black screen no bip sound. What could be the problem? Check diagnostic light at the back of computer they are all green means no problem. But no windows Xp come up just black screen. We do system restor in safe mode but the resolution is (640 x 480) 8bit can't change it. We download video driver from Dell support and reboot the computer still the same black screen. Your help is greatly appreciated Thank you.\015

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Ok this what happened i was douwloading windowes servic package 2 then it shutdown. so after that i peressed the botton to turn it on .it showed a blue screen then the dell screen then windows xp screen but then it turned off and keeps on reboothing cant even go to the user icon or even the desktop. it just keeps on rebooting. please help me if u can i would really be happy
From your description, you were able to boot the machine properly in Safe Mode. While in Safe Mode, change the video resolution to the lowest possible (color depth does not matter at this point). You should also check that you are configured for single monitor operation if your video card supports multiple monitors. Reboot the machine normally. If all goes well, you can readjust your video settings for a higher resolution again.
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