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Dell Dimension C521 BSoD

by cris_lev / December 9, 2008 11:24 AM PST

I own a Dell Dimension C521 Desktop for about 3-4 years. In these 3-4 years it was doing fine, that was untill about 1 mounth ago. A Blue Screen of Death popped up. It was the first time so I really didn't care untill I can't even get 20 minutes on it without shutting-down. I haven't even started it up yet for days but I tried about 1 hour ago and still got them. I'm not completly sure but it talks about Physical Dump of Memory with no option to escape except by pressing the off button. I tried my best in everything my slightly tech-wize side of my brain I could. Do you guys happen to know how to fix this without having it cost a fortune.

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by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / December 9, 2008 11:53 PM PST
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by cris_lev / December 13, 2008 2:09 AM PST

I havn't really clened it but I will now. I might be bringing it to a technnition before the end of the year because we had this on our laptop 3 years ago and the fixed it but this is only if we can't do this here.

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