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Windows 7: Dell desktop amber light flashing

01 Sep 2011   #11

7 ult x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by lmw2184 View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by glockshna View Post
Has any progress been made on that issue? Also, out of curiosity, what's the model number on that dell? A dell Optiplex 380 (I think it was) had that exact issue in my office a few days ago. From the look of the issue I don't think it's a problem with the PSU, although I don't have an alternative explanation.
Bad power supply. Model number was Dimension 4700C.
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