Having problems with your Dell OptiPlex GX110 PC Desktop ?

Yellow light, checks drives but no display

\015 When switchet on the light is yellow it will scan all drives but monitor light is blinking yellow, it does start if both power and reset buttons are released together, which is quite a difficult job as it can take a number of tries to get it just right. would appreciate some help on this matter.\015\012Thanks\015\012Adil\015

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I'd say your computer is telling you that it's about to fail. hope you have backup of your data.

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