Thank-you for this tip! I was just about to forego the on-board video by installing a secondary PCI video card when I saw this hint. Once I set the BIOS onboard buffer to 8Mb, all of my issues went away! Yes, an Optiplex with 2Gb RAM will run Win7 quite successfully.
Thanks, Hanspuppa. Unfortunately I have been throught the Disk Management menu already, with no success. It requests that you "rescan disks", then re-boot if it does not detect it. I have done that ... still no detection. HJ
I now have a BYTECC BT-300 USB 2.0 to IDE/SATA Adapter. When I connect this device with the IDE drive to my laptop USB, my Windows XP detects the new drive but does not assign a drive. Thus, I have not means of accessing the IDE drive, to my knowlege.
I have an Optiplex GX260 SFF (small form factor...EQUAL to BUGCODE_USB_DRIVER, etc. Each time the reason...GX270 or GX280 work in a GX260? From the manuals on both...retro-fit this to the GX260? I thought it might...9/27/2009 | (Forums)
My optiplex gx260's onboard vga is being sent "out...however if I upgrade to the proper driver, that driver will send the graphic signal out of...up. I have uninstalled the graphics driver (obtained from dell) and re-installed...(Forums)
I have an Optiplex GX260. It was one I bought from work...won't boot. I'm guessing the drivers from the GX240 are not the proper ones for the GX260. I've downloaded the drivers I need from the dell website...4/13/2009 | (Forums)
...that CD and install the Video Drivers (and the other drivers that show a check mark beside...don't, you can download the driver(s) you need (depending on...SystemID=PLX_PNT_P4_GX260&os=WW1&osl=en&catid...
I have installed Windows XP using the Dell Windows XP CD I have. The display is showing only 4bit color using VGASave driver. How can get the proper color and appreciate some steps to fix this issue. Thanks Naga10/26/2009 | (Forums)
...god you posted this, I've searched and searched for a ethernet driver for my computer and all I could find on the dell website that was...work finally i searched installed it and it worked for my Optiplex gx 260 dell.
Thanks again for the suggestion. I did the diagnostic process when the drive went bad in the original desktop machine. It was able to read some of it but indicated certain failures.
...run. Dell Dell Device Optiplex GX260 A09 FlashBIOS Release Date...File Format: Floppy Get Driver Download File Add To...Format: Hard-Drive Get Driver Download File Add To... Non-Packaged Get Driver Download File Add To...
I've tried the audio drivers for this unit per the service tag and generally the GX260. I've tried from the Dell...cnet downloads site. The driver installation is missing...I've installed the sound driver after installing all XP updates...
Generally, the Dell supplied sound driver should be used as many times non-Dell drivers either do not work or do not work correctly...so you would have to try and get a non-Dell driver to work for Vista/Win 7. For Vista/Win...
TechACE Went to the web side, downloaded the audio driver (SoundMax) and it come up missing all kinds of files (ksuser.dll, etc,). Suggestions? Thanks.. Have you tried getting your Audio driver from HERE.
...trying several variations of loading drivers with service packs, without service...with .NET updated, with all other drivers loading flawlessly (NIC, video for instance), but the audio driver either continued to 1)hang while installing...
I downloaded the SoundMax driver program from www.downlaods.com. CNET/Download web site.is one of my favorites. It...originally because under this Service Tag it only lists the Soundmax (but under all software for the GX260).
...install the chipset then install the other drivers after rebooting. No need to Uninstall...Intel 8254x 1000 Integrated Network, Driver, Multi OS, English, Multi System...Description: Intel PRO/1000 Network Drivers ftp://ftp.us.dell.com/network...
great it worked ! thanks man
...the board that DO NOT HAVE ethernet. Uninstall any yellow ! in device manager and then install the correct drivers. No such thing as one size fits all for Chipset OR for Network drivers. There are Multiple versions of each.
Therefore, should I erase the drivers, then run the Intel Chipset utility and then install the drivers?