Dell Dimension Making beeps

  CutNpaste 22:37 12 Oct 2006

Hi evryone,
I got my cousins Dell Dimension desktop and when i try and turn it on it makes a few beeps but wont turn on.

any suggestions???

  johnnyrocker 23:36 12 Oct 2006

click here


  Ex plorer 23:44 12 Oct 2006
  Ex plorer 23:49 12 Oct 2006
  CutNpaste 11:28 13 Oct 2006

I've recorded the beeps as I cannot identify which one it is. CAn someone tell what the problems is by listening to it thanks.

heres the link to the beeps:

click here


  CutNpaste 20:14 13 Oct 2006

help please

  Jak_1 20:57 13 Oct 2006

Hm! I've never heard a pc sound like that before! Certainly does not sound like bios beeps.

  CutNpaste 22:10 13 Oct 2006

help please

  ed-0 22:16 13 Oct 2006

If it was anything was it 1-3-4? Motherboard bad?

perhaps you could identify the motherboard in the machine with click here

Are you confident to go into the inside of the computer and start a few tests?

  ed-0 22:20 13 Oct 2006

Or what is the exact model of the dell.

  CutNpaste 22:27 13 Oct 2006

its a dimension 2400

tell me what to do to the inside of the computer and i'll try and do it

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