Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX150 PC Desktop ?

No usage My computer won't go pass the opening screen. I tried draining the power like on the website but it only worked the one time. What do I do now?


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You most likely have either a power supply problem or a motherboard problem. Several GX150's I had displayed the same problem. Look at your motherboard (mobo) and see if any of the capacitors (caps) are swollen, busted or leaking stuff out of the top. The caps look like little tiny soda can. They should be perfectly flat. Especially look at the ones that have a plus or an X on top. If you find any like that then they will need to be replaced (not a job for an amateur). If they all look good then try replacing the power supply with one that has the same or greater output watts. The output watts are printed on a sticker on the outside of the power supply.
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