Having problems with your Dell Dimension 5150 (DIM515MIN) PC Desktop ?

My 5150 would not start after the USB cable plugged to the front was kicked out. I suspect damaged to the starting panel. If that's the case would it work after replacing that front panel?


Answers :

The front panel's usb ports may have broke, Unplug them to test..
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\015\012Open pc and look for the wires coming from the front panel,
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\015\012follow the wires and look for the one that plugs into the front usb port, and unplug it from the mother board not the front panel,
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\015\012If the pc starts then!! yes a new front panel will work 100% or just keep front usb's unpluged... if not it could be the mother board,
Try disconecting that conector from the motherboard and restart. if it runs go from there.
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