Having problems with your Dell Dimension 4700 PC Desktop ?

I Can turn it on, but nothing come out the screen output

\015 I have a 4700, was going to shove in some more RAM and another Hard drive, but in the process all boots ended up in just beeps, so i put it back how it was, and now it boots up fine, or at least it sounds like it does, but nothing comes up at all on the screen, not even the bios screen :/\015

Answers :

Please make sure that the monitor cable did not shift while moving the system. If it is even slightly off it may not show up. Also when you were in the computer did you happen to notice if the video is from an on board graphics port or a video card that sits in either a PCI, AGP, or PCIe slot? If it sits in a slot make sure that it is firmly in.
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\015\012For future reference you need to make sure that the RAM is designed to be used in your system or it will give you that beep code and not start up.
A couple of things could be happening. You didn't get the video card reseated correctly in the slot when you removed it from the machine. Hopefully you had the power cable disconnected from the computer when you did all this. You plugged the video into the wrong video port on the computer. You bent a pin on the video cable when you reinstalled it. You forgot to plug the monitor back in or turn it on. Once you are up and running install the HDD first and the restart the computer. This should boot up correctly and you can get the formatting all done. The memory is a different story. The memory has to be matched in type and speed in order for it to work. it also matters which slots are populated with the memory. Read the owners manual on making any upgrades to the system. If you don't have one you can download it from Dell on line and print it out. Good Luck, RAC
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