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Unhappy Dell 910 mini.Beeping - 01-12-2011, 04:02 AM

I turned on my 910, got power light and two beeps,then two beeps, so on, so on, Black screen will not boot or anything, Can somebody please help......
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Default 01-12-2011, 01:10 PM

can you get into the BIOS?..I think its '0' on the 910's

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Default 01-12-2011, 01:44 PM

I think the Mini 9 uses a Phoenix BIOS, so this page should help you decipher the beep code: BiosCentral - Phoenix BIOS Beep Codes

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Default 01-24-2011, 03:57 PM

any idea i have the same problem
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Default 11-02-2011, 09:14 PM

Hi there, maybe this will help someone in the future:

I encountered the two-beep-black-screen issue this morning, googled happily for solution and found nothing, (this may be relevant the issue appeared after my mini fell on its side).
To the point: in my case it occured that the keyboard ribbon fell out of the socket, after I removed it completety just to see what it looks like under the keyboard and booted the mini a miracle happened it didn't beep and went on booting normaly.
So if reseating the RAM doesn't work you may as well try the keyboard trick I followed the instructions from this very forum "Dell Mini 9 Disassembly Pictures".
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