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  1. Hal9000 replied to the thread Power Supply Or PC.

    Depends what type of RAM is in the Dell, could be DDR3 or even DDR2 being 8 yrs old. It would fit in another older PC that accepts that...

    Jan 13, 2019 at 9:08 PM
  2. Hal9000 replied to the thread Power Supply Or PC.

    Yeah, wouldn't have been the battery, something would have happened and the worst you would have got was booting with an error screen or...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 7:02 PM
  3. Hal9000 replied to the thread Power Supply Or PC.

    Then you need to try stick 1 in slots 1, 2, 3 and 4 in turn. Then do the same with stick 2 and stick 3 etc. That's the only way to rule...

    Jan 12, 2019 at 6:44 AM
  4. Hal9000 replied to the thread Power Supply Or PC.

    Not sure how many sticks or slots you have but you need to try all possible combinations when checking ram. E.g. if you have 2 sticks...

    Jan 11, 2019 at 11:01 PM
  5. Hal9000 replied to the thread Power Supply Or PC.

    If everything fires up but there are no POST beeps, you see nothing on the screen and there's no hdd light activity (or is stays...

    Jan 11, 2019 at 9:52 PM
  6. Hal9000 replied to the thread Power Supply Or PC.

    Can you see or hear anything else going on such as fans, HDD noises or beeps etc? Also, make sure to leave it unplugged for at least 5...

    Jan 11, 2019 at 6:45 PM