Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop ?
How do I get the case open on my Dell Dimension 3000, so I can install the 1G Dell sold me?
Yes you can
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Dell Dimension 3000 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 :
How to open my Dell Dimension 4600 to install two new gigs of ram
1) Computer off, and disconnected from power.2) Disconnect all cables leading to your computer.3) Lay your computer down on a table. Lay the right side towards table.(I like to lay a clean, static free towel down on the ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
I was unable to power up my 8250 and I have oirdered a new power supply. Is this difficult to install and is there a set process to follow?
Not difficult at all.1) Work on a table. Computer unplugged from power, computer case open. TOUCH the metal frame of the computer case. (Not shouting)[Your body carries Static electricity. Static will fry out the hardware comp ... Dell Dimension 8250 PC Desktop
DEll E310 fan make strange noises at various times. How can I replace the fan?
You didn't state which version you have, Slimline, Mid-Tower, or Desktop.I'll give you the link to the Dell Dimension E310 Service Manual, and we'll go from there,http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dim3100/en/sm/ind ... Dell Dimension E310 PC Desktop
Dell dimension 2400 diskette drive 0 seek failure
Check your BIOS setting to see if it detects the hard drive (Primary disk 0). If it can't detect the hard drive then the hard drive maybe faulty. Open the case unpluge the IDE cable from the hard drive and reconnect it again, also unplug the IDE cab ... Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop
When I turn the computer on I get a buzzing noise and it won't boot. I press the power button and lights 3 and 4 are illuminated on the front. Fan is active, screen power light goes orange. When I press the power button again it instantly turns itself off. Any help gratefully recieved!
The LED lights on the Front Panel are Diagnostic Lights.LED's 3, and 4 being illuminated, indicate a problem with the ram memory modules (Sticks), according to Dell.This is Dell Support, and the Service Manual main menu, for t ... Dell DimensionTM E520 PC Desktop
Manufacturer-spplied hardware support disk
You can go to support.dell.com and get all the drivers that originally shipped with your system. It's a bit of a pain-especially the first time around but when you do get them downloaded, burn them to a disc and store it away for future use. I was a ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
I have a Dell Dimension 4700 that I am preparing to sell. I tried to use Dell PC Restore (Control, F-11) to get the computer back to the way it was when I purchased it, and delete my files. The system would not go into PC Restore mode, so it's possible it may have been disabled or corrupted at some point. Whatever the case, it didn't work. I am now doing a Norton Systemworks wipe on my C drive. Does anyone know if this will also wipe my operating system and Windows XP? I checked a box to leave O
How you wipe the drive depends on what state you want the PC to be in when you sell it. Some of the Dell drivers may be needed for things like video, chipsets, the hard drive(s), modem (if equipped), the CD/DVD drives, sound, etc. \015\012 ... Dell Dimension 4700 PC Desktop
How do I get the case open on my Dell Dimension 3000, so I can install the 1G Dell sold me?
Yes you can ... Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop
My rewriter is broken drawer ha been snapped off
This is Dell Support>Dell Dimension E520 Desktop PC>Service Manual, http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dime520/en/SM_EN/index.htmI invite you to left-click on - SpecificationsScroll down to the hea ... Dell Dimension E520 PC Desktop
How easy is it to install a Network Interface Card into a Dell Dimension 4300? Any advice on what make/spec of card to buy?
If your PC has USB jacks, you can install a your choice of either wired or wireless network interface cards without as much as touching any tools (except for maybe a razor knife to open the package). If opening the case is something you're not comfo ... Dell Dimension 4300 PC Desktop
When turn on computer, screen is black, - Dell Dimension 8400 PC Desktop
Probably itz either minor case of improper ground/cpu fan/faulty power cable..or major case of faulty or defective main board/ram/daughter or addon card(s)....plz do check the following as in order:.. ... Dell Dimension 8400 PC Desktop
Cd rom drive
Best place to go is www.newegg.com brand or model is your preference. The only thing you need to know is if you have sata or ide interface. If you need to find out just open your cas ... Dell Dimension 8200 PC Desktop
Dell Dimension 5100 will not power up
No doubt you've fixed this or given up by now but in the interest of helping others with this problem here is a solution. I had the same problem and it turned out to be the Front I/O & Control Panel Assembly. I suspect that the USB ports had sh ... Dell Dimension 5100 (D51L1) PC Desktop
Dell Dimension 5100 restore cd
If you can get to AOL No Problem than I can help.Once your on AOL add this to your address bar (http://www.download.com/Malwarebytes-Anti-Malware/3000-8022_4-10804572.html)Download the file and save it to your desktopFro ... Dell Dimension 5100 (D51L1) PC Desktop
Having Trouble Reinstalling XP on my Dell Dimension 3000
Is the "New" HD in the system presently? If not install it. Boot from the original XP Restore disk (CD/DVD). When you get Windows going (from CD) go to COMPUTER and format your C: drive. Once this is done go ahead and run the Restore from the ori ... Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop
Dell Dimension 3000 PC
Most of the Dell cases can be opened without tools, it should not be too difficult.\015\012\015\012Here's the link to the Dell 3000 support site. \015\012V=\015\012 ... Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop
How do I install additional SDRAM in my Dell Dimension 4300 computer?
1. Turn the computer OFF.\015\012\015\0122. Unplug the power cord. Hold the power on for a few seconds to discharge any capacitors in the system.\015\012\015\0123. Open the case. Locate the current RAM module(s). There are cli ... Dell PC Desktops
Massive series of problems with IBM Thinkpad
Probably itz either minor case of software corruption/improper ground/cpu fan..or major case of faulty or defective main board/ram/addon/daughter cards....plz do check the following as in order:..the Hardwa ... IBM ThinkPad R40 2897 Notebook
Windows XP freezes up when trying to reinstall on my Dell
Well, let's see--you have a "clean" disk.Does the computer bios see the correct size of the disk?If it's a SATA, have you correctly described the hard drive parameters (in the DELL cmos setup. You may have inadvertently told it to set up ... Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop
No power to my dell dimension 4550
It might be a couple of things bad powersupply or power button incorrect ram module or hard drive settings ,if not then lastly have a bad motherboard which we all hate. you said you have a a green light on motherboard? Did you upgra ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
I am unable to open cafe world - Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop
You've done all the right things - likely the keyboard controller is\015\012shot. If you can live with not turning off your computer you could\015\012probably get years more out of this box ... assuming you can get a usb\015\012mouse/keyboard running ... Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop
Dell Dimension 4550 will not power on but standby light on.
Hey! Normally, I would have said exactly what the previous poster said. It is almost always the power supply. However, I am typing this message from a Dell 4550 that has a bad power SWITCH. I came home from a week's vacation and the PC would not ... Dell Dimension 4550 PC Desktop
Which battery do I need for a dell dimension 8300? How do I get it? How do I install it?
Hi:\015\012If you are asking about the battery that keeps the time of day and date, as well as other computer settings, it isnt too hard to change. It is a coin type battery, and it is mounted on the motherboard. You must unplug the tower, and ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
Working on a dell dimension 5150. it posts then states hardrive error, then states an alert about some thermal error(only stated this on post the first time i turned ti on) then shortly after it turns off. i can get into bios but as i look for temp readings it shuts off, doesnt give em much time to look around. I think maybe an overheating issue is involved but any insight would be nice. thnx
You are probably right on here.the 5150 has a temp sensor that is saying that the hard drive is too hot.In the new PC this sensor is to protect the internal components from damage. If a hard drive is what we call "throttling" then it will ... Dell Dimension 5150 (DIM515MIN) PC Desktop
Hi i have a optiplex gx150 that has been reformatted. Im doing a course on windows xp proffeisonal, in order to learn the upgrade from windows 2000 to windows xp prof, what will i need. Should i get a buy a windows 2000 OS then buy a disk for the Drivers for the optiplex gx150, Then once installed go through the stages of upgrading to windows xp prof, as i have a windows xp prof os disk with licence?
Generally to upgrade from a former O.S. to a Newer O.S. you would simply do it in Windows. Place XP O.S. in CD Rom Reader than follow the instructions to upgrade. Simply enter the Product key for your XP O.S. when prompted. Good idea to save your Dat ... Dell OptiPlex GX150 SF PC Desktop