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When i go to start up an old computer it shows me something that says press any key to retry i hit any key and the same thing pops up my friend hit three keys and it worked two keys i think were on the left of the keyboard and one key on the right i tried to figure it out but i couldent can u help me please

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I do believe its because there is a floppy in the drive. Check that and restart the computer :)

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