Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX260 PC Desktop ?
My pc just bought will not work
\015 I bought a dell pc Gx 260 optiplex recently.I have tried after connecting to monitor to put it on,but it will only show amber colour and the monitor will put on the screen touch any keypad on the keyboard or move the mouse.I have tried all that yet there is no response.I need help.\015
If you computer has a graphics card you would find a connector on the bottom, there will be two places where you can connect you computer to, one would be on the middle and the other would be near the bottom the connector woudl look blue in colour, make sure if you have a video card installed, you would see a blue colour port near the bottom and it would be horizontal, connect the monitor video cable to that port and this issue would be resolved
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