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Arjento says thanks. It is a Dell XPS WHL desktop computer and is about 4 or 5 years old. I would try another supply before replacing the motherboard Dec 18, 2009 #10 kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 14,524 cloys1 said: ↑ Do you know what size power supply Dell usually put How would I check it, when the computer won't respond to the power button? this contact form

Is this true and if so where to buy a replacement and find install instructions. I did the unplug thing. and the boards on eBay are still too high to justify the cost. Most likely your CPU is overheating. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19378850

Click here to Register a free account now! This guide should help you out. Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 08-07-2007, 09:22 PM #2 1 g0t 0wn3d TSF Enthusiast Join Date: Jan 2007 Location: Tempe, AZ Posts: 7,329 OS: Windows 7 Get the answer clutchcOct 8, 2011, 3:17 AM If the problem does require a PSU replacement, maybe this link will help you see how it's done:http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/xps600/en/SM/parts0.htm#wp1055309If the retail offerings are too

CPU: Intel Core i7 2600k Motherboard: ASRock Z68 PRO3 GEN3 Ram: CORSAIR XMS3 16GB HDD: ADATA (Micro Center branded) 64GB SSD, WD Caviar Black WD7501AALS 750GB GPU: XFX HD-577A-ZNFC Radeon HD The new PSU should be here by Monday. Edited by Orange Blossom, 01 August 2012 - 01:05 AM. now there was a storm in the middle of the night, not sure if that was the cause or not but i thought id throw that out there.

Thanks. Perhaps others will stroll through with a suggestion for you. Can't find your answer ? It is said to be a "premium ceramic polysynthetic thermal compound".

Similar Topics Dell XPS m2010 won't boot Sep 28, 2008 Dell XPS M1530 won't boot Oct 24, 2009 Dell XPS 600 will not boot up? The computer booted! Again I'm very sorry for the delay, and please let us if you've resolved your issues. __________________ Matt Everest-Thermal Paste Instruction-Power Supply Info-Sensorview PSU Calculator-Speedfan-Bench Test Help TSF Fight Disease. I guess the 1st step would be to check the power supply.

Would be awesome with my 8800 Ultra or a 7950GX2. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/dell-xps-600-wont-boot.100887/ When you press the button do you hear any fans turning on or anything at all? it wouldnt after anything i tried. 08-15-2007, 02:13 PM #10 leetStreet Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2007 Posts: 7 OS: Windows XP Service Tag: 736DH91 08-15-2007, 02:30 Even the fans on the power unit don’t make a noise or move.

No power = activity = no lawnmower. http://xmailing.net/dell-xps/dell-xps-mx1530-and-dell-sp2309w.php Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases If it is pushing air somewhere else, then I think it's still the heatsink on the PSU (mostly because I'd had a problem with this at one point in the past) I'll check out the HWMonitor..

http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/xps600/en/SM/adtshoot.htm#wp1054589 Jul 1, 2011 at 6:40 PM #10 Red_Machine Joined: Oct 1, 2010 Messages: 2,064 (0.89/day) Thanks Received: 520 Location: Marlow, ENGLAND System Specs System Name: Chachamaru-III Processor: Intel Core Jun 30, 2011 at 7:58 PM #5 Red_Machine Joined: Oct 1, 2010 Messages: 2,064 (0.89/day) Thanks Received: 520 Location: Marlow, ENGLAND System Specs System Name: Chachamaru-III Processor: Intel Core i7 3770K I Powered it off with the button and all the fans, etc shut down but the diag lite stayed on. navigate here My PC Stats are: Intel(R) Pentium(R) D CPU 3.00GHz XPS 600, PD, 830 (3.00GHZ) 2X1MB, EM64T MEMORY DUAL CHANNEL 2048MB (4X512) 667MH 250GB SATA (7200RPM) HARD DRIVE WITH 8MB NVIDIA GEFORCE

May 7, 2010 #17 peregrine9 TS Rookie Multimeter Hey thanks for responding. With the Power Switch in the off position and when I plugged in the power cord the power button goes solid amber and the #4 diag lite is green. Join Date: Dec 2005 Location: Ohio Posts: 4,339 OS: XP SP2, Win 7 Beta, Win 7 RC My System Could you post the service tag number of the system?

Remove and then reinstall the graphics card, if applicable.

rossmanorgOct 8, 2011, 10:55 PM thanks all for the tips and links. So my initial reaction I thought one of my video cards was dead. Computer has solid amber light. To fix this, the cooler needs to come off, clean the old thermal paste off, reapply new thermal paste and reseat the cooler.

And tonight, the Dell went down. I am looking for the cheapest way to repair this XPS. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. http://xmailing.net/dell-xps/dell-xps-720-motherboard-need-help-finding-non-dell-equivalent.php To take the power unit off u'll need to unplug most wires so theyre not taught and press a green lever button down on the floor of the open unit whilst

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