Rescue The Data From Your Dell PC
DELL DIMENSION 4600:
I am having some problems with a Dell Dimension 4600. The problem is that the computer keeps powering down after it has only been on for a short while. Sometimes, it happens within 1 minutesof me starting it up. This means that I can’t do ordinary things such as read emails, browse the web, or even play Windows games. The system gives no warnings, just suddenly powers down. If I then turn the power button off completely, then It will start up within 2 or 3 minutes, and then power down again. I took off all the cables that were not needed, and replaced the power lead, but there doesn’t seem to be any problems with the power. When I turn it on, the fan spins around the same as usual, and the hard drive spins around, there are no beeps or other message suggesting an error.
DELL DIMENSION 3100:
I have a serious problem with a Dell Dimension 3100. What happened was that I accidentally knocked off both the keyboard and the mouse from the computer table, and they both hit the Dell tower which was underneath. I was trying to disconnect a cable which was wrapped around the cables for the keyboard and the mouse, and I pulled a bit too hard, so they both fell of the back of the sliding keyboard support. When they hit the computer, the computer turned itself off, and the monitor went black. I can’t get it to boot, and I am getting a beep code of one-three-two. I have tried removing the mouse and the keyboard, and they are not working on that, either. I really need all of my data from the PC, as I use them for my job.