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I have a Dell Dimension E310; When I boot up, my

My system, it goes to white on black, and instructs to hit key F1 to continue, and F2 too setup security utility. I can enter home page , but I cannot enter any secure sites. "Puzzled" I need some help.
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    Dick May 11, 2010

    We need more information. Is your system a Dimension 4600 (which is where you posted it) or is it an E310? Are you able to boot into Windows and get the message when attempting to run a certain program, or is this happening during or after the POST?

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Sounds like your operating system (Microsoft Windows Media Center Edition?) is corrupt or damaged. Did you purchase the restore CD? If not, you can get it from Dell for about $10 - follow the instructions that come with it. If that doesn't work, you may need to replace the hard drive. Depending on how long you have owned it and whether you have the extended warranty, the repair may be covered.

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