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Memtest86+ | Seatools How to Benchtest Info & Selection of PSU's 08-30-2012, 05:40 AM #7 fetlock Registered Member Join Date: May 2012 Posts: 18 OS: Windows 8.1 This The capacitors (look like little batteries) will bulge slightly from the bottom (the part that faces you) and may leak a yellowish colored material. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. furulevi 34.036 weergaven 4:05 Meer suggesties laden... http://completeprogrammer.net/dell-optiplex/dell-optiplex-gx270-fan-error.html

Found an article for Dell GX620 at http://www.theunixtips.com/hardware-dell-gx620-sff-htpc-bootup-problem-burned-up-capactiors/ Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: lm on 06/03/2010 previously i had windows xp service pack 2...this problem never used to occur...then i Yeah, that?s definitely the problem. They should have no problems helping you out. #16 thirdlegstump, Oct 30, 2006 GalvanizedYankee Diamond Member Joined: Oct 27, 2003 Messages: 6,986 Likes Received: 0 Originally posted by: deathkoba Ask Previous Thread Tools Search this Thread 08-28-2012, 04:08 AM #1 hasan_asian Registered Member Join Date: Aug 2012 Posts: 2 OS: xp sp3 My pc is Dell Optiplex gx270

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Really, when i looked at the vent where my fan is i had obvious dust buildup. I chose Last known Good Configuration, but when the Windows icon flashes on the screen, the hard drive shut down. I have the Knack. ** If I haven't replied in 48 hours, please send me a message. The excerpt below is from a Intel article which describes in detail what happens.

Cap10323 56.882 weergaven 3:13 No Power? Exactly same troubles happened to me two days ago with my Dell Optiplex GX270!!!! Replacement again tomorrow. Dell Optiplex Gx270 Memory WITH THE COVER REMOVED, IT WON'T COOL THAT SMALLER HEATSINK WITHOUT THE EXTRA FAN SHOWN.

Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Hemal on 12/03/2010 If You are using Desktop Then follow this Steps::1)Open Your CPU Cabinate.2)Open the fan which is on the main board.3)then just buy Nothing looked out of the norm so I brought it back in and hooked it back up.After seeing your post I opened the case and booted up. I've seen blogs about hot air discharged from the power supply being sucked back in with the cover on, but that doesn't happen when it's sitting in a vertical position because http://www.nocrash.com/ncbbs/msgs/3612.shtml Except now I cannot get it to start at all.

I resolved this problem by reversing the fan. (unmount and remount backwards. Dell Optiplex Gx270 Review The Dell recall for this item has ended in 2009 and the new motherboard (P/N RG169)comes from Dell at $189. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Thord on 08/11/2008 If the system is not really hot, then it is the capacitors (as said elsewhere). We had lots of thermal events, BSOD's etc.

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This really isn't hard repair and once you do it after due care, you wonder why you didn't do this sooner.Post a different thread when you start all this, so its http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r13016757-Dell-won-t-boot-msg-about-thermal-event Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Roy on 07/22/2008 my dell PC SHUTDOWN DUE TO THERMAL EVENT" when i start my pc. Dell Optiplex Gx270 Drivers Previous shutdown due to thermal event". Dell Optiplex Gx270 Motherboard Laden...

It also might be a problem with the heatsink. news You can feel how hot the motherboard "radiator" gets if you have small fingers! (Not recommended for children). Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: RASHID RAWAL on 01/29/2010 HI IAM RANA MUHAMMAD RASHID I BOUGTH PC RECENTLY NOW THIS WENESDAY I WAS SWICTH ON MY PC I HEAR A i put it all back in and now im getting the thermal event message after a forced involentary shutdown. Dell Optiplex Gx270 Open Case

to review. Video should be smaller than 600mb/5 minutes Photo should be smaller than 5mb Video should be smaller than 600mb/5 minutesPhoto should be smaller than 5mb Related Questions Alert! But what is that cup-shaped light supposed to be? have a peek at these guys As soon as it will run long enough for me to do it I'll upgrade the BIOS)I've searched Dell's website, I've googled, and I've searched here, but can't find any information

See: Dell Optiplex GX270 Capacitor Issue for more details. Dell Optiplex Gx270 Ethernet Driver The curios thing is that on first reboot, after the shutdown, If I access the Bios and I stay there for about 5 minutes, I can boot the system without problem It is a "known Issue".

Thermal event ...Talked to dell support and the following resolved it:1) Unplug CPU fan connector from the motherboard.2) Plugin in CPU fan connector to motherboardI know it sounds quite strange that

Does it get hot really quick?If you can get to the CPU, is it hotter than the heat sink?If you need to, you can start it cold with the heat sink Inloggen Delen Meer Rapporteren Wil je een melding indienen over de video? Remember, DO NOT USE WD40. Dell Optiplex Gx270 Video Card Previous shutdown due to thermal event.....

Remember to discharge any static electricity you may have before putting your hand in the computer. out rather than repair the caps and usually you have to do the whole caps found or group in order to make things work. It's got to be a motherboard problem of some description.     0 Jalapeno OP EloffG Jan 25, 2010 at 6:15 UTC Forestry ITC is an IT service check my blog Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Mike on 06/26/2009 Same thing happen to one of the Dells I server.

Replacing the PSU solved the problem for me. 08-28-2012, 12:41 PM #4 spunk.funk TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: May 2010 Location: Los Angeles Posts: 35,173 OS: Windows Designed For Dell Optiple More on 2GB KIT (2 x 1GB) For Dell Optiplex Price: $8.51 2GB (2x1GB) RAM Memory Compatible w Genuine CMS brand, CMS is one of the most They will replace at least the motherboard if not under warranty and should replace the motherboard and power supply if under warranty. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: eztech on 10/09/2006 I have the same problem as everyone else, I have checked the fan and power supply everything works fine.

Wipe out the previous thermal paint from CPU top. Alert! US says Russia is meddling in elections, Verizon seeks discount on Yahoo Spiceworks Originals A daily dose of today's top tech news, in brief. © Copyright 2006-2016 Spiceworks Inc. I couldn't BUY a motherboard (end of life part), but I can extend the warrant for 2 more years and the part is available.

Products Affected:SX270 USFF (Ultra Small Form Factor)GX270 SFF, SDT, SMT (All Form Factors - Small Form Factor, Small Desktop, Small-Mini Tower)GX280 SFF, SDT, SMT (All Form Factors - Small Form Factor, It works now?.... Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: Robert on 09/11/2010 Sorry that your motherboard is more than likely with leaking capacitors. Votes: Rating: 0 Delete: 0 From: playboy on 08/26/2006 well guest..playboy from geeksquadthat's a serious problem, i working on a gx 270 and it's giving that message i cheched the motherboard

Inspite the above, the problem still persists.