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Windows 7: Can't start or restore Dell PC

19 Jan 2013   #11

Microsoft Windows 8.1 Enterprise 64-bit

Saurabh, You're one of the best!!!

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20 Jan 2013   #12

Windows 7 Home Premium

Thank you all for your help. I have determined the drive to be bad and purchased a new one. I am now experiencing a problem with windows installation (I KNEW I had to make a partition, but the Dell instructions didn't mention it so I didn't do it.) If you want to join the fun, I have a post with the issue I am experiencing:
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Again, thank you all for your generous help!
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