Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3000 PC Desktop ?

Computer on the blink

\015 I'm not sure what model my Dell is (its a desktop), all i know is that it is about 7 years old. But I had to put something legit in the Product description!\015\012 \015\012Here is what my (blue) screen says on my computer:\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012A problem has been detected and windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer.\015\012\015\012The problem seems to be caused by the following file: smccs.sys. An attempt was made to write to read-only memory.\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012If this is the first time you've seen this stop error screen, restart your computer. If this screen appears again, follow these steps:\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Check to make sure any new hardware or software is properly installed. If this is a new installation ask your hardware or software manufacturer for any windows updates you might need.\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012If problems continue disable or remove any newly installed hardware or software. Disable BIOS memory options such as caching or shadowing. If you need to use safe mode to remove or disable components, restart your computer, press F8 to select advanced startup options, and then select safe mode.\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Technical info:\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012***Stop: 0x000000BE (0x804e295c, ox004e2161, 0xF93F0BA4, 0x0000000B)\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012*** smccs.sys - Address F9973342 base at F9973000, Datestamp 4771299a\015\012\015\012 \015\012\015\012Beginning dump of physical memory\015\012\015\012Physical memory dump complete, \015\012\015\012Contact your system administrator or technical support.\015

Answers :

This is the'blue screen of death..the Dell model is usually on a tag somewhere on back. supply that, and perhaps you can gain assistance here(I'm Dell Certified going back in time, by the way)
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