Having problems with your Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop ?

Green LED mobo is steady, fan is on, amber LED on front of case is on, but no boot-up. This symptom began to occur just yesterday when I replaced the motherboard battery since the original batt was down to 0.4V. I've checked voltages of the power supply and all looks good but doesn't take into consideration the draw on the PSU by all peripherals, etc. as I had to disconnect the PSU from the motherboard. All was fine a few days ago when we last booted up the PC successfully.


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If you haven't already done so, go into the bios and reset time and date else windows will throw a wobbly.
Its a no post issue, remove the hdd cables from the hdd , remove the memory and remove the expansion cards if there is any. try to power on the system. The power light should glow green if not replace the motherboard and power supply. If its glowing green one by one connect the devices and u may come to know which device is causing the conflict.
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