dell gx280

Discussion in 'PC Hardware' started by quickie5, Mar 14, 2013.

  1. quickie5

    quickie5 MDL Novice

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    hi i purchased a yard sale optiplex gx 280. service tag 966TL51- and the bios is locked.i hit f12 when booting and it doesnt give me a cd boot option. can anyone help. thanks don q
     
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    coleoptere2007 MDL Guru

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  3. LatinMcG

    LatinMcG Bios Borker

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    sometimes the bios needs USB Legacy enabled to be able to use USB keyboard.. try PS/2 keybaord.. but i think it should work without all this due to gx280 being newer than gx260 that had that issue.