Dell Precision T7400 Manuals

Manuals and User Guides for Dell Precision T7400

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Dell Precision T7400 Quick Reference Manual

Dell Precision T7400 Quick Reference Manual (380 pages)

Dell Workstation Quick Reference Guide  
Brand: Dell | Category: Personal Computer | Size: 6.53 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Information5................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer9................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Between Tower and Desktop Orientations9................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Your Computer in an Enclosure10................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Information to a New Computer13................................................................................................................................................................
Power Protection Devices16................................................................................................................................................................
About Your Computer18................................................................................................................................................................
Front View (Tower Orientation)18................................................................................................................................................................
Back View (Tower Orientation)20................................................................................................................................................................
Back Panel Connectors21................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Your Computer23................................................................................................................................................................
Computer, Keyboard, and Monitor23................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse (Non-Optical)23................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Drive24................................................................................................................................................................
CDs and DVDs24................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Tools24................................................................................................................................................................
Power Lights24................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostic Lights26................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes30................................................................................................................................................................
System Messages31................................................................................................................................................................
Hardware Troubleshooter32................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Diagnostics33................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting37................................................................................................................................................................
Index53................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Precision T7400 User's Manual

Dell Precision T7400 User's Manual (307 pages)

Dell Workstation User's Guide  
Brand: Dell | Category: Personal Computer | Size: 24.17 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Finding Information13................................................................................................................................................................
About Your Computer21................................................................................................................................................................
Front View of the Computer21................................................................................................................................................................
Back View of the Computer23................................................................................................................................................................
Back Panel Connectors24................................................................................................................................................................
Inside View26................................................................................................................................................................
System Board Components27................................................................................................................................................................
Specifications29................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Features35................................................................................................................................................................
LegacySelect Technology Control35................................................................................................................................................................
Manageability35................................................................................................................................................................
Alert Standard Format35................................................................................................................................................................
Dell OpenManage™ IT Assistant37................................................................................................................................................................
Dell OpenManage Client Instrumentation37................................................................................................................................................................
Power Management37................................................................................................................................................................
About RAID Configurations39................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Level 040................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Level 141................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Level 541................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Level 1043................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Your Computer for RAID44................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Configuration Utility44................................................................................................................................................................
Entering the RAID Configuration Utility44................................................................................................................................................................
Navigating Within the Configuration Utility44................................................................................................................................................................
RAID Configuration and Management44................................................................................................................................................................
Exit Screen45................................................................................................................................................................
Performing Configuration Tasks45................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a RAID Level 0 Configuration45................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a RAID Level 1 Configuration46................................................................................................................................................................
Creating a Second RAID Volume47................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing RAID Volume Properties47................................................................................................................................................................
Synchronizing a RAID Volume (Virtual Disk)48................................................................................................................................................................
Activating a RAID Volume48................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting a RAID Volume48................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing and Rebuilding a Degraded RAID Volume49................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Computer51................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Your Computer in an Enclosure51................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting to the Internet53................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Internet Connection54................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Information to a New Computer55................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft ® Windows ® XP56................................................................................................................................................................
Microsoft Windows Vista59................................................................................................................................................................
Power Protection Devices59................................................................................................................................................................
Surge Protectors60................................................................................................................................................................
Line Conditioners60................................................................................................................................................................
Uninterruptible Power Supplies60................................................................................................................................................................
Securing Your Computer61................................................................................................................................................................
Chassis Intrusion Detection61................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the Chassis Intrusion Switch61................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the Chassis Intrusion Switch62................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting the Chassis Intrusion Detector62................................................................................................................................................................
Security Cable Lock63................................................................................................................................................................
Passwords64................................................................................................................................................................
About Passwords64................................................................................................................................................................
Using a Primary (or System) Password65................................................................................................................................................................
Using an Administrator Password68................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling a Forgotten Password and Setting a New Password70................................................................................................................................................................
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)71................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling the TPM Feature71................................................................................................................................................................
Security Management Software72................................................................................................................................................................
Activating the Security Management Software72................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Security Management Software72................................................................................................................................................................
Computer Tracking Software72................................................................................................................................................................
If Your Computer Is Lost or Stolen73................................................................................................................................................................
System Setup75................................................................................................................................................................
Overview75................................................................................................................................................................
Entering System Setup75................................................................................................................................................................
System Setup Options75................................................................................................................................................................
Boot Menu84................................................................................................................................................................
Option Settings84................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting the Boot Device for the Current Boot84................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Boot Sequence for Future Boots85................................................................................................................................................................
Booting to a USB Device85................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing Forgotten Passwords87................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing CMOS Settings89................................................................................................................................................................
Flashing the BIOS89................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning Your Computer91................................................................................................................................................................
Computer, Keyboard, and Monitor91................................................................................................................................................................
Floppy Drive91................................................................................................................................................................
CDs and DVDs91................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting93................................................................................................................................................................
Solving Problems93................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Problems93................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Problems93................................................................................................................................................................
E-Mail and Internet Problems95................................................................................................................................................................
Keyboard Problems96................................................................................................................................................................
Lockups and Software Problems96................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Problems98................................................................................................................................................................
Mouse Problems99................................................................................................................................................................
Network Problems99................................................................................................................................................................
Power Problems100................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Problems101................................................................................................................................................................
Scanner Problems102................................................................................................................................................................
Sound Problems103................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Tools105................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostic Lights105................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostic Light Codes Before POST105................................................................................................................................................................
Diagnostic Light Codes During POST108................................................................................................................................................................
Power Lights113................................................................................................................................................................
Beep Codes115................................................................................................................................................................
Error Messages116................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Diagnostics123................................................................................................................................................................
When to Use the Dell Diagnostics123................................................................................................................................................................
Starting the Dell Diagnostics From Your Hard Drive124................................................................................................................................................................
Starting the Dell Diagnostics From the Drivers and Utilities Media124................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Diagnostics Main Menu125................................................................................................................................................................
Reinstalling Software129................................................................................................................................................................
Drivers129................................................................................................................................................................
What Is a Driver129................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying Drivers129................................................................................................................................................................
Reinstalling Drivers and Utilities130................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring Your Operating System132................................................................................................................................................................
Using Microsoft Windows System Restore132................................................................................................................................................................
Using Dell™ PC Restore and Dell Factory Image Restore134................................................................................................................................................................
Using the Operating System Disc137................................................................................................................................................................
Adding and Replacing Parts139................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin139................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Tools139................................................................................................................................................................
Turning Off Your Computer139................................................................................................................................................................
Before Working Inside Your Computer140................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the Computer Cover and Front Panel141................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the Computer Cover141................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the Front Panel143................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the Front Panel and Computer Cover144................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the Front Panel144................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the Computer Cover145................................................................................................................................................................
I/O Panel146................................................................................................................................................................
I/O-Panel Components147................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the I/O Panel148................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the I/O Panel149................................................................................................................................................................
Processor150................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the Processor150................................................................................................................................................................
Installing the Processor154................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply160................................................................................................................................................................
DC Connector Pin Assignments160................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the Power Supply169................................................................................................................................................................
Battery169................................................................................................................................................................
About the Battery169................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the Battery170................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the Battery171................................................................................................................................................................
Memory172................................................................................................................................................................
Fully Buffered DIMM (FBD) Memory Overview173................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Installation173................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Memory Without Memory Riser Cards175................................................................................................................................................................
Memory Installation (With Optional Memory Riser Cards)179................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Memory (With Optional Memory Riser Cards)180................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Memory (With Optional Memory Riser Cards)187................................................................................................................................................................
Cards194................................................................................................................................................................
Expansion Card Support194................................................................................................................................................................
Installing an Expansion Card195................................................................................................................................................................
Removing an Expansion Card202................................................................................................................................................................
Removing a PCI Express Graphics Card from an SLI Configuration208................................................................................................................................................................
Installing PCI Express Graphics Cards in a Dual Configuration215................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the Optional Graphics Riser Card223................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the Optional Graphics Riser Card225................................................................................................................................................................
Drives225................................................................................................................................................................
General Drive Installation Guidelines227................................................................................................................................................................
Controller Card Data Cable Connectors230................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive230................................................................................................................................................................
Removing a Hard Drive (Hard Drive Bays 1-4)230................................................................................................................................................................
Installing a Hard Drive (Hard Drive Bays 1-4)235................................................................................................................................................................
Removing a Fifth SATA Hard Drive (Optional)239................................................................................................................................................................
Installing a Fifth SATA Hard Drive (Optional)242................................................................................................................................................................
Drive Panels246................................................................................................................................................................
Removing a Drive-Panel Insert247................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing a Drive-Panel Insert249................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the Drive Panel249................................................................................................................................................................
Installing a Floppy Drive254................................................................................................................................................................
Media Card Reader258................................................................................................................................................................
Installing a Media Card Reader261................................................................................................................................................................
Optical Drive265................................................................................................................................................................
System Board271................................................................................................................................................................
Removing the System Board271................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing the System Board277................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help281................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining Assistance281................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Support and Customer Service282................................................................................................................................................................
Online Services282................................................................................................................................................................
AutoTech Service283................................................................................................................................................................
Automated Order-Status Service283................................................................................................................................................................
Problems With Your Order283................................................................................................................................................................
Product Information283................................................................................................................................................................
Returning Items for Warranty Repair or Credit284................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Call284................................................................................................................................................................
Contacting Dell287................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix289................................................................................................................................................................
FCC Notice (U.S. Only)289................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary291................................................................................................................................................................
Dell Precision T7400 Specification

Dell Precision T7400 Specification (1 page)

Airborne Contaminants Specification Tech Sheet  
Brand: Dell | Category: Desktops | Size: 0.1 MB