Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex 360 Desktop Computer ?

I key board is not working and its new

\015 When i turn on my computer it says key board error or no keyboard present, then it says to push f1 or delete, when i do nothing happens how do i fix this problem:\015\012\015\012then it says to push f1 or delete, when i do nothing happens\015

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Check in the back of your computer and make sure that the keyboard connector (which may be purple and round) is plugged into the purple connector on the back of the computer and not the green one these are PS2 connectors. If your keyboard is USB I would try connecting it in other USB slots and making sure it works. Make sure you turn the computer off if it is the purple PS2 connector before you unplug and re insert the connector. If it is a USB connector, you can leave the computer on. Just make sure to restart. Hope this helps, if not, let me know.
You either have keyboard disable in bios. You should check bios when you boot the computer to see if the keyboard is disable.
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