Having problems with your Dell Dimension 3100 PC Desktop ?

Computer doesn't start normally. Hangs everytime.

\015 Hi. My computer doesn't start up normally. when i try to boot it, the first thing that appears is the computer brand. There are multiple options in that screen. When you press the delete key, you can enter the settings, when you press the tab key. you display the bios post message.when i try both. after 30 seconds. a message appears saying auto detecting pri -slave.then after that, the computer hangs. Everytime I turn on my computer. It always happens. Your help will be greatly appreciated!tnx :)\015

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Your going to need a new hard drive put into the system. The one you have now is bad.

Your battery is dead change the battery the bios is not saving your setting due to battery and popping up to find hard drive again it is using the defaults settings
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