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Dell Dimension 3000 [A20 Error On Boot]

Discussion in 'Software' started by superstar, Aug 7, 2010.

  1. superstar

    superstar Command Sergeant Major

    My buddies computer is saying the following after boot:

    We don't know what this means, and I've found no information on this. It won't even boot into windows...

    Please help...


  2. DavidGP

    DavidGP MajorGeeks Forum Administrator - Grand Pooh-Bah Staff Member


    Try removing the motherboard battery (maybe even change it for new) to reset CMOS, then after say 10mins replace and reboot and try and enter the BIOS and check that date and time and boot sequence is ok.

    While inside the PC, take out the ram and then plug it/them back in as one maybe loose, and check any other connectiosn HDDs, Video card etc

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