Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX520 PC Desktop ?

Hard drive asking for paasword as i install new xp

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Just cleear your cmos settings
Hello there angelafurnis.
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Here's your GEEK-steer ...
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If I interpret your question correctly, you're saying that in the midst of installing a Windows XP operating system, it's requiring you to input a code.
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If so, it wants your Windows XP Product-Key-Code. Depending upon the source/type of your product, the code may be found here:
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  • On the installation disk/sleeve.
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  • Placed on the exterior of the PC case associated with this product.
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  • On/in the PC's documentation manual.
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  • If you have none of the above, you may contact Microsoft support services [800-MICROSOFT (642-7676)] for resolution. There should be no-charge if all you've done is lost the code. But be prepared with enough info (vendor who sold you the product, purchase date, etc.) to satisfy them this is an approved installation.
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