Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX150 PC Desktop ?
Dell GX150 Turns on gets to windows screen then cycles off & on
\015 Will not complete boot up. Cycles on & off until i manually shut down.\015
Put in your recovery dvd and boot it up. Then find command prompt. Type it this and press enter: bootsect /nt60 all
Check to make sure that all your memory chips are completely inserted and none of the pins are sticking out. I also recommend trying to boot up in safe mode or with a startup disc. You can switch modes by pressing f2 when pc boots up. If possible, try using system restore while in safe mode, run any anti-virus programs as well. If the problem still occurs, I would try a different harddrive first. Then processor and lasty motherboard would be last problem.
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