Having problems with your Dell Dimension™ B110 PC Desktop ?

I have a dell b110 dimension...i took the memory out to see what kind of ram it was to add more to the system. When i replaced the ram, it wont boot up. when you push the power button, it hums like it is trying to start, then clicks and the power indicator turns amber, sits there and will not boot. any ideas?


Answers :

First off, You can't just add memory to any Desktop or Laptop, most computers have a set amount that can be installed especially if Your still running Windows XP with a Celeron Processor so the most You could possibly add is 1 Gig by removing the 512MB and if it has 2 slots then most likely the most you can put on are @ 512MB sticks. I know this cuz I have a Dell Optiplex which won't allow me to add more than 512 in other words 2 286MB sticks. Hope this Helps, Good Luck =)
The Computer is shipped with DDR-SDRAM 333 or 400 MHz RAM module.
Make sure that you're using a compatible RAM module.
You may try reseating the RAM module in the memory slot.
Take out the RAM module then clean the RAM slot then reinstall the module. Ensure that the RAM module is properly seated into the slot. Furthermore, ensure that the newly installed RAM module's capacity doesn't exceed the supported capacity.
If the issue persists then you may try installing another compatible RAM module.
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