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Deell opti-plex wont boot

My system just keep flashing yellow light without booting. i have tried another power but still the same. pls tell me what to do

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  • mrchuckz Jan 21, 2008

    when i power on nothing shows on the screen , the power indicator on the power button flashes yellow instead of green. its not booting. pls tell what to do

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2008

    my computer won't start, when I push the power button, the light is yellow

    not green the computer won't starts, but the fan comes on. Please tell me what is the problems with the computer. Dell 5100 dimentions, thanks!

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Try inserting your recovery disk. and make your cd rom your first boot device then press any key when you re-boot.

Posted on Jan 10, 2008

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