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But today I booted it up and for 10 seconds it started up as usual then it just stopped. I tried changing power chords, tried turning off PC and holding power button down for 30 secs but nothing. Thank you! i believe it to be either a virus or a problem with the hard or firm ware but dont know how to fix such a problem please get back to me his comment is here

Thank you Natisha Dave May 13, 2010 Your best bet is to look in the support section of the Dell website. That may not be true here but it's worth thinking about. Thanks Sam Hood September 8, 2010 Since moving to Belgium I have used my desktop sparingly and have had no trouble with it. Useful Searches Recent Posts Menu Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Menu Log in Sign up AnandTech Forums: Technology, Hardware, Software, and Deals Forums > Hardware and Technology >

A blinking yellow (Amber) light indicates a bad power supply. I then have to manually hold the button in to turn it completely off. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation Home Forums Search Forums Recent Posts Your name or email address: Password: Forgot your password?

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Because even with a bad PSU, you shouldn't have to reset the date. Andrew Smyth November 29, 2010 I have had my dell for almost 1.5 years and just before my year warranty ran out my computer stopped working…the power led started flashing yellow…and Laptop wont turn on, power adapter have power but no led light or power button working my power button is flashing white twice then amber twice, the notebook starts but the Thanks so much such a good idea I was sitting myself that my mobo was short-circuited Jul 19, 2015 #9 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.)

sheon July 30, 2010 My computer was working fine. any ideas on how to solve the problem? What if I was mistaken and it was a blinkng green light? Stay logged in Search titles only Posted by Member: Separate names with a comma.

Please let me know asap. M Colin September 8, 2011 I have a windows vista (it says Dell on the side) when i boot it up the light is orange and there's a clicking noise. If you put it on backwards, that'd do it. I will buy a new one.

no monitor no nothing. this content Here's your excuse to go down to Radio Shack and get a couple of blue ones. (Might's well replace the HDD light while you're at it.) #3 Dan, Jan 16, How do I diagnose it? I guess it's not the end of the world.

  1. What do you siggest I do?
  2. I was wondering if there is a document somewhere that says how this light works, or how to replace it.
  3. See if Wake on LAN is enabled in the BIOS.
  4. Also, Sometimes people accidently press the main power off and on again, could this be the reason that it is not turning on?
  5. You can test this by powering off your computer, unplugging the PSU cord, and while it is unplugged try turning your PC on.

I check what I could and made sure the switch on the back was on 220v, instead of US 110v. Lee January 28, 2011 I have a Dell Vostro 1520. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... weblink The light on the monitor is yellow , and so is the light on the computor itself.

Jun 23, 2014 #2 hopgop1 TS Booster Posts: 163 +31 You can also short out the two power pins with anything metal to test if its the case power buttons From what I remember, the light was orange, but sometimes blue.I have tryed to open it up and see what was happening before, but could not find a bulb in the TechSpot is a registered trademark.

If so, try disabling it.

Option 2 is to buy a new charger. I didn't think of it as much but the next day I turned on my pc again and the light was still off. Sep 27, 2014 #8 Guest hopgop1 said: ↑ You can also short out the two power pins with anything metal to test if its the case power buttons which are defective That would do it as well. #2 jcmoran, Jan 16, 2002 Dan Diamond Member Joined: Oct 9, 1999 Messages: 5,080 Likes Received: 0 No, it's not related to any settings.

Katrina August 7, 2010 My dell inspiring 1420. Thank you! Register · Log In HP Support Forum Home > Desktops > Hardware > Light inside power button not working. All Rights Reserved Theme designed by Audentio Design. If you replace it and it works, make sure you are also plugged into a quality power strip.

Most of the time the motherboard will be OK. Is there another cause other than the power supply or a resource I can use to find out what's really going on here…I ‘m not sure I trust that the big Or is it simply the power supply? It is always a good Idea to consult the manual before connecting the case headers to the motherboard.

There was a small tube of clear/white plastic, so I just closed it back up without doing anything.I was wondering if it could be missing drivers for the light, or something System restore did not solve problem nor did last known good configuration. Lucia St. Thursday night when I was working on it, a blue screen came up that said something about crash dump preparation and then computer restarted and I continued to work on it

First Time Here? My computer is approximately 2 years old. Also the energy saving function did not seem to work when the noise came out - i.e. Today put it in sleep mode in within second loud fan noise came on.

Dave July 19, 2010 Did you use the power supply from the old Dell case? Popped that in (with RS blue LED's, of course) and I was good to go. #9 Dan, Jan 16, 2002 (You must log in or sign up to post here.) Reply 0 0 john_hearne Honor Student Posts: 3 Member Since: ‎12-30-2011 Message 4 of 5 (3,360 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Light inside power button not working. sam December 5, 2010 hi there i need help bad my husbands computer when he turns it on it wont boot up and it keeps saying disk read error please help

Pc Not booting Up, All hardware start, even led, power button working, shuts down shortly after. I still have two cables from my case that I don't have plugged in anywhere. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. I've taken it apart and don't see anything obviously fried.

Any reason as to why the light stopped working? Anyone know what this means?