Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX260 PC Desktop ?

I have been given a dell optiplex gx260 to see if i can do anything with it, when i switch it on, i get 2 beeps and then it says no boot up device available press f1 or f2. When i go into the bios, it asks for a password, i just press enter, it says password incorrect but then lets me in anyway, and then says there is no ide hardrive installed when there is. Also i cannot instal my windows or change the boot sequence. Please help?


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Unplug everything in side sept power and video and keyboard see what happens if all ok den get new ata 100 cables and hook up hd and cd drive see what happens only new wires
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