Having problems with your IBM PC Desktops ?

Have a aptiva type 2158 model 500 undid the wires on themother board for the statup buttons have 3 wires to plug in not sure where they gotr n the mothrboard need a diagram of board..

Answers :

Hi There,
\015\012Hopefully this should help;
Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for IBM PC Desktops

Tips for a great answer:

- Provide details, support with references or personal experience .
- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box .
- It's 100% free, no registration required.

Suggested Questions/Answers :

Have a aptiva type 2158 model 500 undid the wires on themother board for the statup buttons have 3 wires to plug in not sure where they gotr n the mothrboard need a diagram of board..

Hi There,\015\012\015\012Hopefully this should help;\015\012\015\012http://www.motherboards.org/files/manuals/424/V72ma-eng. ... IBM PC Desktops

We are piecing together a desktop computer and we need a diagram that will show us where the cords from the power supply plug into the mother board and where each of the 3 grey ribbons plug into the mother board this is the first time actually piecing together a computer from scratch. so we basically need a diagram showing where all the different cords or wires go on the motherboard there is no name brand as we are piecing the computer together

It easy , understand this the white plug with 15 pins in it connect on the mainboard you will see the same size on the mnaiboard and its white too , the grey wires are called IDE 1 and IDE 2 and the ohter one is floppy that one is smaller in size mak ... PC Desktops

Humming in woofer

A wiring diagram could be difficult if not impossible to find but you should'nt need one anyway.You're correct in saying it's most likely a filter cap in the power supply, of which would be a larger electrolytic cap that may even display ... Altec Lansing ADA 885 Computer Speakers

I need a manual for desktop computer (how to build one or the motherboard wiring)

To contact Quicksilver go here: http://quicksilvercs.com/\015\012There is no search site for quicksilver.\015\012You need to take a close look at the motherboard. Ther ... Computer Cases

Emachine t2984 - need to diagram to install power & hard drive

There is 2 main cables you have to worry about to feed power to the system. One looks like a big rectangle block with a mess of wires attached. Make sure he is hooked into the system. Then if its an newer unit you will find a plug that has square loo ... E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

The port you plug the power cord into is not making a good connection - how to fix?

The connector is attached to a metal block with a screw at the top of the block holding the connector in place. This arrangement also provides a connection between the power cord and the computer. The problem is that the screw has come loose and now ... IBM ThinkPad T43 Notebook

In need of direction on how to install my 512 memory board into my desktop

Unplug all the wire attachments to the back of the computer. If you have never done this before, lable them so you can put them back, Lable each connection and cable with corresponding numbers.\015\012\015\012Set the computer on it's righ ... Dell 5650 Computer Speakers

Need to replace screen hinges - Acer Aspire 9500 Notebook

Tools Needed\015\012\015\012Fine Phillips screwdrivers, two sizes; a fine flathead\015\012screwdriver; a big heavy-duty set of locking pliers to get a grip on the\015\012barrel of the fine screwdrivers in two instances; screen wipes; a clean\015\012w ... Acer Aspire 9500 Notebook

Replace atx 250 12e power supply with 350watt power supply per

Sounds like there maybe some kind of problem with *********** board connector. Double check that it is the right size, and be sure there are no places that still need power. When you get the chance I'd check the following:Disc DrivesMothe ... E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC

Acer aspire 3680 won't turn on / Black out.

This line of Acer laptop has numerous power issues. If the laptop actually will not power you will likely need to perform some component level repairs. If it powers on but does not complete POST. (Meaning you dont see anything on the screen) Then you ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

Installed a new Optical Drive and require assistance in the wiring

What kind of optical drive? Is this a CD, DVD?, Blue ray,or an opto-ferro-magnetic floppy?Generally:1) External drive: ============ a) just power it up and connect it to the PC using an USB or ... PC Desktops

Dc jack How do I replace the dc jack input on the Sony PCGK37

The PCG-K37 (Sony VAIO Laptop) uses a DC Jack soldered to a two-wire jacketed (shielding) cable that is routed under the DVD (tray) and towards the back to the Voltage Board located under the Touch Pad (Mouse) via a white polarized plug. The wires ar ... Sony PCGK37 Notebook

IBM Acer laptop

Sounds like your power plug has come desoldered. This\015\012is internal and will have to be taken apart to repair. If you are\015\012comfortable with taking it apart you can repair it yourself. If you have\015\012not ever soldered anything before ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop

Can't set up network w linksys modem

Video card:Your computer has an integrated video card but has a "PCI Express" expansion slot for an upgrade. After the upgrade you will be able to play most games without the choppy frame rate...depending on what card you buy. Since ... PC Desktops

I have a vaio pcg-7l1m which will not power up. Have checked adapter and it's fine. Would like to open laptop and see if input is loose. anything I need to know about getting case open? Having opened other Sony's I know these can be tricky.

Hello,When you say you checked the adapter, I assume you mean you put a meter to it and it is giving 18-19 volts. I also assume that no power means no led's, no fans, no nothing.Before you tear it apart, please try the followi ... Sony VAIO VGN-AR230G Notebook

Need help on SuperMicro SuperServer 7043M-6!!

Ok, all you have to do is reset CMOS. the same thing happened to me once I tried to install windows on my supermicro board. What you have to do is load the bootable CD that came with the board and follow the instructions in your book.What ... SuperMicro SuperServer 7043M-6

Need wire schematics for cnx-183 board

No you need a flashlight magnifing glass / open up the case and on the mother board usually on the bottom right side close to wires to the on switch will be one or mor groups of 6-8 pins with USB clearly marked under them. match them up with the pl ... PC Desktops

Hello ...i need to know which plugs go to what on the flat screen

All flat screens use a backlight (or sometimes 2 backlights). Going by the colours you mentioned, i'd asume it's those you are talking about.\015\012\015\012If each of those 4 plugs is just 2 wires each, using small connections that ca ... Dell E173FP 17" LCD Flat Panel Monitor

Wiring diagram / schematic

No wiring diagram for ACER laptops seem to exist - one of the risks of buying a cheap laptop. That being said you might try posting this on a specialty site like notebookforums.com or www.laptoprepair101.com to see if someone can point you in t ... Acer Aspire 1360 Notebook

Computer Case ULT33180 Powers down about 4 seconds after started

Ive done something similar, I took the CMOS battery off the motherboard and put it back in after about a minute to reset the bios. Unplugged the power supply from the motherboard and flipped the power switch on the back of the power supply (on and o ... PSA E-Torque (ULT33180)

I was unable to power up my 8250 and I have oirdered a new power supply. Is this difficult to install and is there a set process to follow?

Not difficult at all.1) Work on a table. Computer unplugged from power, computer case open. TOUCH the metal frame of the computer case. (Not shouting)[Your body carries Static electricity. Static will fry out the hardware comp ... Dell Dimension 8250 PC Desktop

Cant find where the cmos battery goes in my toshiba satellite a45 s151 laptop

On a Toshiba Satellite A45-S151, the CMOS battery (also called the\015\012“real time clock” or RTC battery) is located under the wrist rest to\015\012the right of the trackpad. This means that you’ve got some major\015\012surgery ah ... Toshiba Satellite A45-S151 Notebook

How to open case Toshiba Satellite L355-s7905 laptop. Relace dc jack. Opening laptop case. Does replacing dc jack require soldering? Does rewiring require soldering, or are there connectors with new dc jack? Can dc jack be secured with in-place clasp or screws? Does dc jack become dislodged with possibility or re-securing without purchasing a new dc jack?

Hi I have the same laptop and had the same thing happen. I am not a tech, just some dude that is handy and has "messed" with hardware for a bit. So this advise is "USE AT YOUR OWN RISK", I'm not responsible for anything. Well with that said here you ... Toshiba Satellite Pro L300 Notebook

How to replace power jack on sony vaio pcg-k33

Short version?1.Remove the AC adapter if plugged in, remove the battery.2.Wear an ESD wrist s-trap, and have it connected to a good ground. Work on a table, have a container with multiple compartments for the screws, and mark ... Sony VAIO PCG-K33P Notebook

Samsung 931 B - Dual monitor setup. one monitor no longer shows anything - LED is blinking about once every 0.75 seconds. either power cord or either source cable works with other 931B, but broken one shows nothing on screen, ever. screen actually blinks SLIGHTLY at same interval as LED. not using DVI cable- using old school rgb on each. i need two identical monitors. fix this one (myself or professionally) or get new one?

The caps (capacitors) in the powerboard are going out. This is a very common problem in all class and price ranges of modern lcd and plasma tv's/ monitor's. I don't know if this problem has been like this for awhile or it just started, but either way ... Samsung SyncMaster 931B 19" LCD Monitor
  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
  • Use proper spelling and grammar
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.electronic-servicing.com || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.8425 seconds