Dell dimension 3100 start-up problem

ron - Oct 1, 2010 at 05:00 AM
 big6ron - Nov 1, 2010 at 05:12 PM
my dell dimension 3100 ,when I shut down and try to start up it wont, I have to unlug the power cable and take the bios battery out and put back in (not replace battery) the its starts up.?????. thanks ron.


1 response

closeup22 Posts 8923 Registration date Friday May 15, 2009 Status Member Last seen October 7, 2010 2,099
Oct 1, 2010 at 06:20 AM
Hi there,

Try replacing the bios battery and power on machine to see the difference and revert back to me for more help on the matter,

big6ron Posts 2 Registration date Friday October 1, 2010 Status Member Last seen October 2, 2010
Oct 1, 2010 at 06:47 AM
hi. iv changed the bios battery and plugged the power in ,it flashes on the startup button then goes off., ie take the bios batt out put back on it starts up.. thanks ron.
thanks .iv changed the bios battery and its still the same .no responce from the power button.