I am not a techy but need to solve the amber problem since I am out of warranty. I have a Dell Dimension E The power light on the front blinks. I just have NO idea where the usb drives are. December 29, at 5: I too had the blinking yellow light. Ram can easily go bad.

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I did what Jim said above and dell optiplex gx80 worked! Dell optiplex gx80 I was experiencing weird freeze issues on my Dell Dimension which is now 4 years old, and software apparently not being the issue, I made a last desperate try, changing the PSU from the original Dimension one W to xg80 new Silencer W www.

Long Island Computer Repair. December 3, at 5: Seriously this has happened to me three different times in the last 2 months and each time I had to do something dell optiplex gx80 to get it to work.

I inspected the Optiplex GX dell optiplex gx80 finally found an abnormality. August 18, at 1: The only oddity I found was that I tried it unsuccessfully before disconnecting gx08 reconnecting the power-to-motherboard cable a third time before the PC restarted.

Fitted it back in securely, and the system worked perfectly. I am not very computer savvy but would like to avoid a costly repair bill if I can figure this dell optiplex gx80 on my own.

Dell optiplex gx80 removing USB devices… mouse, keyboard, backup drive: When Edll turn it on, the lights 1 2 3 4 which usually turn on first in green colour are not turninig on.

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February 22, at 8: Anyway this User experience knowledge base is so invaluable. We have a T1 Poweredge been running fineand after inserting a scsi card into the system for a tape drive, yep you guessed it! February 21, at ophiplex Dell optiplex gx80 will be checking dell optiplex gx80 the other suggestions tonight, but wanted to get some opinions about the problem being on and off.

Once removed the computer would boot up fine.

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August 3, at 2: Powered back up and same problem. Unplugged dell optiplex gx80 one by one and attempted opriplex start. Tried a few more times and then it fired up.

September dell optiplex gx80, at 4: December 18, dell optiplex gx80 March 21, at I just fixed my dell dimension simply by having the power supply replaced. The USB trick failed, the reboot surge protector failed, then I tried the compressed air trick…nothing, then I tried screwing with the pins on the USB ports…. The unplug method worked a few months ago on a Dell Precision December 21, at Dells orange blinky light this has just started to happen to my works computer Optiplex gx so as I like to fiddle with things I opened up the case and found the hard drive to be very hot.

October 7, at dell optiplex gx80 I did spread them and bingo, the amber light is gone.

I just took a PowerSupply just for test from an another machine and it worked like a dream…. When I remove one of del batteries everything seems to be OK again. When I plug the drive in I get the flashing amber light of death. In my Dell manual, I found the section about power dell optiplex gx80 signals and read:.

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