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Windows 7: netbook gateway can not boot

25 Dec 2010   #1
azizkado01

window 7
 
 
netbook gateway can not boot

I have netbook gateway procc intel atom, window starter. 2 days ago, i browsed internet then i restart computer. i did something wrong when i click on window with startup repair (not to click start window normally). now my netbook stuck on blue screen. When i opened command prompt it says x:window\system32>.. my drive c was gone. Anyone can help it will be appreciated. sorry for my english. Thank you.


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25 Dec 2010   #2
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Check your ram.
Memory Diagnostics Tool
Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool

Check your HD.
1) Boot DVD, & Press Shift+F10 (for command prompt)
2) Boot DVD, & Command Prompt at Startup (for command prompt)
Open an command prompt.
In the command prompt, type chkdsk C: f/x/r/v and press Enter.

Disk Check
Check Disk - chkdsk - Vista Forums
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
Check Disk (chkdsk) - Read Event Viewer Log

Check the hard drive with the manufacturer's diagnostic tools.
Hard Drive Diagnostics Tools and Utilities (Storage) - TACKtech Corp.
HD Diagnostic
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25 Dec 2010   #3
azizkado01

window 7
 
 

thank, Theog.
i followed your instruction (chkdsk: f/x/r/r) but i didn't work. still says x:....... now i use Killdisk to erase all my data. did i do right. and i stiil don't know for next steps after that...
Thank You for any suggestions....
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28 Dec 2010   #5
azizkado01

window 7
 
 

sorry just got back. my net went down.
theog.
i fixed with command prompt but on diskpart > list disk
"there are no fixed disks to show"

After couple hours to figure out. finally i can fix it. on BIOS i changed SATA. viola it works now. thanks Theog for tutorial. You are "GURU"
Thanks a lot.
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29 Dec 2010   #6
theog

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You are welcome.
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