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Can I install windows on my dell optiplex gx110 using flash drive(USB)?

BTW I'm planning to install ubuntu on it..

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I would say yes, as long as you can get it boot from the USB. Check BIOS. Are installing you Win 95, 98, or XP? I ask because the manual has reference to Y2K.

You just want to keep it as a Linux box. Have Fun!

Posted on Oct 06, 2012

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Hi The SSE2 Instruction set was introduced by Intel in its Pentium 4 range of CPU's. Unfortunatly your pc has a Pentium 3 cpu. The motherboard in your pc does not support the pentium 4 processor. Your only option Im affraid is a new pc

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SOURCE: Optiplex Gx110 Freezing on Bios Post

The only thing I can think of is there should be a jumper pin that on the mother board that resets the cmos. Unplugging the battery does not clear the cmos rom. My guess would be the cmos rom is currupted and unfortunatly you need the rom loaded before you can flash and replace it. My advice is ditch it.

Posted on Aug 02, 2007

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Check your BIOS. If it rebooted chances are it might work if you change the way the BIOS sees and boots the devices. Try rebooting without the flash drive in. What happens?

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Posted on May 07, 2008

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SOURCE: Missing Drives for Dell Optiplex GX260 PC Desktop Problem

if you don't have the cd with the drivers and utilities, then you can download the drivers online with another computer. (you will need a thumb drive or cd to save it on) you will also need to make sure you know what brand of ethernet card your computer came with. once you get that ethernet card working, you can get online and download the remaining drivers, possibly through windows update. be sure to select custom update, not express, so it will search for the hardware drivers for you.

Posted on Jun 27, 2008

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SOURCE: FATAL ERROR MESSAGE/DELL OPTIPLEX GX150 DESKTOP/WINDOWS XP PRO

Optiplex 150 I get a message error loading operating system
can somebody help out there?

Posted on Jan 06, 2009

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