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Dell cpm233xt okies - I've got a friends Dell laptop, it's a Dell CP M233XT that he bought 2nd hand from some sale somewhere. It's running Win 98 (:-SS) & it's pretty locked-down, it asks for the previous owners password, which if ya press ESC lets ya get into Windows but there's no Control Panel, there's no, My Computer nor 'adding-any-kinda-new-hardware' & I can't get into the BIOS - I know how this sounds, like this is a pinched laptop that I'm trying to get going for someone, but really, it'


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Blue screen when I close the top of my laptop or shut it off


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Dell cpm233xt okies - I've got a friends Dell laptop, it's a Dell CP M233XT that he bought 2nd hand from some sale somewhere. It's running Win 98 (:-SS) & it's pretty locked-down, it asks for the previous owners password, which if ya press ESC lets ya get into Windows but there's no Control Panel, there's no, My Computer nor 'adding-any-kinda-new-hardware' & I can't get into the BIOS - I know how this sounds, like this is a pinched laptop that I'm trying to get going for someone, but really, it'


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Have a del inspirion 1721 i just replaced the motherboard on it and it wont power up, the middle A lite just blinks at top of keep board where the tree leds are, what do i need to do to make it power up, its getting power, thank you gary


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