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Jul 30, 2005 #8 JAR TS Rookie One more thing... Can't try swapping the CPU or system board because I don't have these replacements. Jul 30, 2005 #7 JAR TS Rookie My Solution Me again -- I took out and reseated my memory, and the machine booted. I have loosened a connector or two during my spring cleaning. have a peek here

Are you saying that the bios boot screen only shows the cd rom drive ? Click for a larger picture. It requires a pair of blank memory cards for the pair of unused slots. Then click windows update as the picture below. http://www.dllmost.com/windows-error/24027.html

RIMMs must be populated from the slots nearest the CPU and in pairs. Please update it in time. Free Trial, Secure Download Download Now Optimize Your PC by Jack Cheen - Tech Analyst Easy steps to get rid of Dell Dimension 8100 Memory Error Solved: Suggestions

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What could possibly be my problem? Thanks for the assist. If you need more informatin how to do this, we would be glad to provide it. __________________ Infected computer? http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/17206584 Removed the new RIMM modules and left just the two original 64mb RIMMS, and XP installed flawlessly.

Symptoms. Oh God! I first listened to the beeps of the system and matched the Diagnostic Codes (A-D) with the dell website. This appears to be a hardware related problem.

I don't have any RIMMs to substitute (RIMM tech was not popular). Further investigation reveals that the case/CPU fan runs, power supply fan runs, the hard disk briefly spins. Thanks for your input so far. howard_hopkinso, I did not remove the ram.

Comment by : Peg ! navigate here TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Well I was cleaning my PC and I disconected everything, when I conected everything I powered up the PC and nothing came on, I hear the fan funning the CD wanting Skip to content HomeLinksGarden 2012About Mark ← first HD TV Phishing - Example 1 "Gesa Credit Union" → troubleshooting a Dell Dimension 8100 PC that will not boot Posted on January

Opening the case, on the system board there are 2 lit lights. I added two 256mb RIMM modules (Samsung MR16R1628AF0-CK8). Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... http://infiniglobalnet.com/dell-dimension/dell-dimension-memory-upgrade.html Any help is greatly appreciated.

Which is the correct way to switch Vid cards. http://docs.us.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dsleest/codemess.htm Then I just removed all the memory, and replaced each memory intill the slots clicked, by pushing down on the EDGES of the memory!! Jul 30, 2005 #10 biglatinmo TS Rookie DELL Dimension 8100 will not boot HELPPP Ok, I have read everything, I have tried I think everything.

The monitor shows the no input message.

Solution 2: Do a complete system restore to troubleshoot Dell Dimension 8100 Memory Error issue. DriverTuner is ready for you to free scan out-of-date driver for your PC. Tried removing, and reinstalling the 4 256MB RIMMs in pairs, different combos. If you still get errors, the memory is likely bad __________________ Rich 04-18-2008, 06:32 AM #5 bobg Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2007 Posts: 10 OS: win xp

THANK YOU JAR for reminding me about the memory! Some of the troubleshooting I did: The diagnostic lights on the back ABCD. I merely took the cover off and dusted with airspray. this contact form The good news is this PC is built well, like an old Buick, and has good online documentation.http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dsleest/ The bad news is this PC is dated, uses proprietary parts like the

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Copyright © 2004-2016 Fixwindowserror.org. Please Donate to TSF 03-30-2008, 11:55 AM #3 bobg Registered Member Join Date: Dec 2007 Posts: 10 OS: win xp media edition sp-2 My System Thanks for the Plugging in the power cord, the green power light comes on, the CD light briefly goes green, nothing appears on the screen. 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

I did quickly also look up the information of the computer and the new memory and it does seem to match so that shouldn't be an issue. If you received that error with the Ram installed , then I would suspect either ; You purchased the wrong ram (Dell uses proprietary components) Double check their recommended parts list. Thanks, Bobg Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 03-30-2008, 10:45 AM #2 Snoopdogie187 Oh! Illegal combos produced beep error codes, ie 5-2-2-1.

Select Recovery > Open System Restore > Next. My suggestion is to run a drive diagnostic and certify your hard drive is in good health. Dell Dimension 8100 Memory Error The module Dell Dimension 8100 Memory Error was loaded but the entry-point DllRegisterServer was not found. If i can't see anything on the monitor, then i can't run the computer to see what the problem is.

Thanks Jan 18, 2005 #6 JAR TS Rookie I am having the same problem with my 8100: When I turn on the machine, the on light turns on, the fans Do you have the diagnostic disks that come with Dell's ? Aug 4, 2005 #11 Liquidlen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,094 If you received the beep code error with the Ram removed (which how your description reads) then re-install the new Ram and Step 3: Click Fix all to remove Dell Dimension 8100 Memory Error issue effectively If Dell Dimension 8100 Memory Error problem cannot be resolved by SmartPCFixer, you may need to check