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Transfering pictures hi, i have a Dell desktop that is about 8 years old. Recently it shuts off within minutes of me turning it on. I was wondering if there was anyway for me to transfer the pictures i had from that old computer to a CD or a flash drive? please help me i have my wedding pictures saved in that computer. thanks


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Dell are known to be air filters!!! open it up, and dust it off with blow off or a compress can of air. Make sure the fan turns on the cpu and that it's not dirty or cluttered with dust.

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