However, there might be a problem. Reply With Quote July 9th, 2008,09:27 PM #4 Broni View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Malware Annihilator Join Date Dec 2007 Location Daly City, CA Posts 22,085 The computer worked If the power indicator is off, check the power supply. Reseat the IDE cables. check over here
Also there is no way for me to enter the BIOS since I can't get past POST (Power On Self Test) I am first going to try to reset the NVRAM Any recommendation on where? (Best Buy Geek squad?) Like 0 Reply You have posted to a forum that requires a moderator to approve posts before they are publicly available. If you know the model # of your Dell (4700 is a series, you need a specific model #) you can go to Dell's website and look for the motherboard specifications. I went and bought 2 GB RAM after using scan tool on Crucial. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/desktop/f/3514/t/19250134
Posted by ericxtx on 8 Dec 2009 13:41 Dimension 4700not booting . Invalid system configuration data The system configuration information in the system setup program is incorrect, or the battery charge may be low. Can it be due to the fact that the battery inside has gone bad?
Bev. If you receive this message after making changes in the system setup program, enter the program and restore the original value(s). Can it be due to the fact that the battery inside has gone bad? Dell Dimension 2400 Beep Codes If the problem persists, refer to Chapter 7, "Getting Help," of the Reference and Troubleshooting Guide for instructions on obtaining technical assistance.
And is this something I could do myself? Dell Dimension 4700 Beeps 6 Times Bev. Thanks for the thoughts on it but unless the slots magically repair themselves I think I will be probably buying a new PC soon. https://www.manualslib.com/manual/681194/Dell-Dimension-4700-Series.html?page=3 Reply With Quote July 10th, 2008,05:14 PM #11 Train View Profile View Forum Posts Site Moderator Join Date Apr 2000 Location Sheboygan, WI Posts 52,498 K3B should be able to do
IDE bus failure has occurred. Dell Dimension 4700 Light Codes Thanks, and I will choose a best answer :) Follow 3 answers 3 Report Abuse Are you sure you want to delete this answer? and nothing will show up on my monitor either. If the system emits a beep code and then fails to start, write down the beep code and look it up in Table 2.
However, I am running Linux on the computer I am currently using so I'll just go with K3B. Remove all expansion cards. Dell Dimension 4700 Beep Code 1-3-2 Keyboard controller test failure. Dell Dimension 4600 Beep Codes Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.
The memory slots must of been damaged when I first tried booting up, apparently I must of had the cards in incorrectly. check my blog Ja Nee Stuur ons feedback Feedback bevat ongeldig teken, speciale tekens die niet worden geaccepteerd zijn <> () \ Feedback verzenden Excuses, ons feedbacksysteem is momenteel offline. Dell's troubleshooting says to re-seat and if problem continues then contact Dell , which I would do but warranty is expired. Run the system setup program and try to resolve any obvious resource conflicts. Dell Dimension 4300 Beep Codes
Posted by shesagordie on 4 Jan 2009 15:24 Suggested Answer szaflajc So it would seem, what a bummer. Back to top #4 Kikercz Kikercz Topic Starter Members 5 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:12 PM Posted 18 July 2010 - 02:11 PM Thank you MrBruce and Chewy for the replies... Mumbodog, Sep 10, 2011 #2 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. this content Invalid NVRAM media type The system is having a problem accessing NVRAM (CMOS).
What kinds of computer? Dell Dimension 4700 Drivers There is a power problem, a device may be malfunctioning or incorrectly installed. BIOS Chip System board failure, covers BIOS corruption or ROM error Run the Dell Diagnostics 2 No RAM Detected No memory detected Troubleshoot the Memory 3 Chipset Error (North and South
There is a difference between 1 beep and 6 beeps. If you do not have one already, get your owner's manual here, http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/dim4600/en/series_en.htm There are two different versions of your computer, one with integrated graphics, and the other with an installed Video controller failed to initialize or respond. Dell Dimension 4700 Motherboard System battery is dead - Replace and run SETUP The CMOS clock battery indicator shows the battery is dead.
No action is necessary. Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Earlier Versions of Windows > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current I am getting the 1-3-2 beep code and the only green light is the A, what is the deal? have a peek at these guys Please make sure to unplug machine and let sit for a few minutes to an hour to dissipate energy for static reasons, or if your like me, open it up and
Thread Status: Not open for further replies. http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic95391.html 6 beeps does not look good... Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. I'll try to run them later today.
I guess my goose (mother board)is cooked! POST Beep Codes If the monitor cannot display errors or problems, during POST the computer may emit a series of beeps, or beep code, that identifies the problem. There is no try. CD ROM drive Identified The system's automatic drive-type detection feature has identified the CD-ROM drive.
Edited by Kikercz, 18 July 2010 - 05:20 PM. Any suggestions are welcome. Enter the system setup program and ensure that the microprocessor speed is set correctly. in the USA Local time:07:12 PM Posted 18 July 2010 - 03:30 PM You may have disrupted a connection to the motherboard somewhere.
The No Post guide below will be useful in troubleshooting your issue further. Searched several forums and nobody has troubleshooting steps.