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  • Forum Thread: XPS 730X PSU not functioning

    Recently my XPS 730X just stopped working. I had a really bad thunderstorm heading my way, so i had my 730 unplugged. Following the storm all my system will do "click" when ever the power button i pressed. Even when the "test" button in the back of the PSU is pressed all it...
  • Forum Thread: Monitor enters Power Save mode when playing games

    Hi I have just bought a new Dell u2312hm monitor for my Studio XPS 8100 (with standard GTX240 graphics card and spec). However, if i try and play a game after 10 minutes or so the monitor enters power save mode and i cannot wake it up without switching off the computer and rebooting. This...
  • Forum Thread: Dell T3500 Blinking Amber 1-3 (4x) issue

    I have a problem with my Dell Precision T3500, the issue is that whenever I try to start the computer the power button it blinks amber 4 times and gives the number code 1 and 3 however it does turn on after a while. I assumed that it was something to do with the motherboard hwoever I am not sure since...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Inspiron 660S – Can upgrade the Video Card to NVidia GT660 improve font clarity?

    Hello sir, I have recently bought my dell inspiron 660s desktop. It has NVIDIA gt 620 1 gb graphics card. But this graphics card is not sufficient for me to play games like Crysis. So i need to update my graphics card. But i came to know that only graphics card of low profile can be used. Can you...
  • Forum Thread: HEEELP!

    Hi all. Just a really weird one. I was given a Optiplex Gx620 *Desktop Version (the slightly smaller than tower) and I wish to put a new Power supply in, a little better would be good so I can get a little better graphics card. It currently has only a 280watt PSU and On-Board Graphics. This...
  • Forum Thread: xps 8100: GPU & PSU upgrade

    I bought XPS 8100 2-3 years ago. It's Canadian model; I chose Radeon 5750 with i7 870 2.93GHz with 8GB memory. I am planning to upgrade my GPU fairly soon. A few question here. 1. HD 5750 was recommended to have at least 500W according to AMD but I haven't checked my PSU. Did my...
  • Forum Thread: Studio XPS video card and PSU upgrade

    I need to upgrade my video card and PSU, and have been considering the XFX HD-577A-ZNFC Radeon HD 5770 and Rosewill Green Series RG530-S12 530 W. Could anyone tell me whether these will be compatible with my current system and each other? System specs: Dell Studio XPS 435MT CPU - Intel Core...
  • Forum Thread: Need dimensions of XPS8300 PSU for upgrading.

    So I purchased a Dell XPS 8300 on a Black Friday sale primarily because of the processor, RAM and HDD. I needed a new computer and wanted it to be fast but also wanted a desktop because I had the intention of upgrading it for better gaming quality. I am planning on upgrading the graphics card to a Geforce...
  • Forum Thread: 580s upgrade quest

    I am about to upgrade my Inspiron 580s with more memory and a video card. What I have discovered is that it will be more cost effective if I buy a new case instead of trying to buy a low-profile vid card and a slim form power supply. I found one with a 500w psu included but I'm unsure now if the...
  • Forum Thread: Will any of these cards work with a 300w PSU? And which one is the best?

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814102930&nm_mc=OTC-Froogle&cm_mmc=OTC-Froogle-_-Video+Cards-_-Sapphire+Tech-_-14102930 http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B003DTMLZW/ref=pd_lpo_k2_dp_sr_1?pf_rd_p=486539851&pf_rd_s=lpo-top-stripe-1&pf_rd_t=201&pf_rd_i=B00288BH9K&pf_rd_m...
  • Forum Thread: help with a power supply.

    Hello i got as question, i have an xps435t/9000 and im going to upgrade the video card to a radeon hd7950, the thing is i also need a new psu for that, so im thinking on the corsair tx650m since its semimodular it would be nice, is that psu ok or my case? ty for any help :D.
  • Forum Thread: Gx280 solid Amber light help please :(

    Hi used a new gx280 about 2years but now it is discusting my pc gives me amber light and fan run like jet but when i restart 5 to 20 time quickly its run as normallY. winodws load and run perfect but few days i had this same problem that it gives solid amber light But fan runs slow..... all devices work...
  • Forum Thread: adding a video card to a Dimension C521 power supply question

    Hi, I have an old C521 running Win7 with new memory (8GB) and a recent 1TB hard drive and want to add a video card. I bought a cheap one.. a ZOTAC GeForce 210 with 1024 MB memory, etc.. And, the box says "300W power supply mininum." My power supply is 280W I believe (factory). My question...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 530

    I recently purchased a new XPS8500 and have installed a new psu and gpu. My question is whether or not I can take the stock 450w psu and Radeon 7570 gpu which I removed from the XPS and install them in my Inspiron530 that is running Windows 7? It would be a nice upgrade from the 9500 GeForce that's...
  • Forum Thread: Studio 540 PSU questions/additional dvd drive

    im interested in what type of PSU should i look for when upgrading the more details into the the type of PSU the better for example 20pin 20+4pin 24pin etc all the goodies just want to be 100% sure. Oh i got another nub question just to be careful i dont want to damage my desktop but how do I safely...
  • Forum Thread: XPS210 PSU

    One of the more venerable PCs in our household is an XPS210 from a few years ago. A few RAM upgrades and other things here and there has kept it afloat but I fear its time is running out. Question is, can I put a slimline PSU into the case and have it work? Is a new case necessary for a PSU upgrade?...
  • Forum Thread: Will this power supply work in my Dell inspiron 530s?

    http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=17-151-090&SortField=0&SummaryType=0&Pagesize=10&PurchaseMark=&SelectedRating=-1&VideoOnlyMark=False&VendorMark=&IsFeedbackTa b=true&Page=6#scrollFullInfo also i want to add this video card http://www.newegg.com/Product...
  • Forum Thread: T1500 Graphics Card upgrade

    If I upgrade to a 4 monitor 2 GB video card, will my 350W power supply in my T1500 handle it? If not can the T1500 poser supply be upgraded to a higher wattage PSU?
  • Forum Thread: Dell Vostro 410 PSU

    Hi, I need to upgrade my PSU due to the system switching itself off for no reason every now and then and I just wanted some advice on what PSU i should be purchasing please. Also need a new graphics card but can come to that later. The current PSU is a Delta Electronics Model DPS-350VB-1 Max...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 620 SLIM upgrades and compatability?

    Greetings Dell Community members! I am a proud owner of 3 Dell computers and I am new to this community! I have made this post concerning one of my Dell computers about possible upgrades I can purchase not listed in the Dell shop. My Dell computer is an Inspiron 620S and I do play most of my...
  • Forum Thread: dimension 5150

    hi, i've read through the forums and i know this question has been asked before but im still unsure of a definitive answer. i will be upgrading my graphics card to this: ATI Radeon™ RAGE HD5450 512MB Graphics Card http://www.maplin.co.uk/ati-radeon-rage-hd5450-512mb-graphics-card-513486...
  • Forum Thread: Upgrading my XPS 420.

    Hello everyone, I'm new to the Dell community but I have been tinkering with hardware and software for years. The problem I'm having is upgrading my XPS 420, my current spec is: Intel® X38 Express Chipset (Dell BTX) Dell 375W PSU Windows Vista 32bit SP1 4GB PC2-5300 DDR2...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Optiplex 790 Flashing Amber Power Light

    I also had a 790 with a blinking amber LED and indeed it turned out to be an issue with the PSU. I found out it is caused by adding a PCIe graphics card to the machine with an additional power connector. It worked fine at first, the machine was installed and everything was looking normal. Suddenly the...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 580 PSU and GFX upgrading

    Hello, I'm looking towards trying to upgrade my Dell Inspiron 580 i5 Core Desktop. The graphics card I'm looking at is http://www.amazon.com/XFX-Radeon-PCI-Express-Video-HD567XZNL3/dp/B004U65Y2Y/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1330907242&sr=8-1 I know I need another power supply to work...
  • Forum Thread: Possible PSU Upgrade on XPS 720 H2C

    The 720 has a Dell N1000P-00 PSU. I have measured the dimensions and counted up the various connectors and there seem to be a few replacement options out there, for example the AX1200i Digital ATX . However, the 720 has some Dell version of the nForce 680i LT SLI(C55P) motherboard which seems to require...