Having problems with your Dell Dimension 5100 (D51L1) PC Desktop ?

My Dell 5100C PC just restarts atfer a few minutes. I have replaced the power supply and that had no change. I can't run any virus detection due to the PC crashes before the scan can take place. I don't know what to try next.


Answers :

What programs were you using most often when it happens?
\015\012If you have too many programs open AND viewing a video, then the memory was over-run and re-booted PC (not powered off).
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\015\012Let's look at the "System Logs" in the Event Viewer to see what it reports:
\015\012Right-click [My Computer]
\015\012Select +[Event Viewer] in the +[System Tools] section
\015\012Click on "System" and view the right window.
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\015\012Don't be alarmed at all the yellow warnings....
\015\012Find any recent RED circles with an "x" and let us know what the issue is.
\015\012If none, look at the yellow triangles and maybe that will tell us something.
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\015\012You can also check the [Application] or [Internet Explorer] sections.
First try replacing RAM....its it doesnt work well.......reinstall windows......this should solve your prob......do reply back
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