one night i accidently took the ram out while it shutting down. after that the screen is black and i have to hold the power button to turn off. From then when i turn on the computer, i don't hear anything running at all and the screen is dark black then it turn off after 3seconds. I only can see the power light come on during that 3 seconds. it happen ever time....anyone has any suggestion of what happen...i really need this laptop for my school works....thank you so much for reading..

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You've probably burned either the motherboard or the RAM. In the latter case changing the ram module might help.
However the rule of a thumb is call DELL.

Thank you so much for you advice, i will call dell for info then try to change the ram...if still not work then i'm scrue....once again,,thanks

IS your problem resloved, I too have same problem with Inspiron 6000, I didnot take out RAM, when I press power on button all LEDs come up for 3 seconds and laptop shuts down. Display is blank. Pls reply ASAP.

Thanks in Advance.

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