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Windows 7: start up repair failed !no os installed?

08 Apr 2013   #11

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

You took off the cover and made sure the hard drive was not loose at all ?

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08 Apr 2013   #12
Microsoft MVP


Boot into BIOS setup to see if the HD is even detected.

If you can't reseat it so that it will show up and/or boot, you'll have to replace it.

If you're lucky that's all that was damaged.
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11 Apr 2013   #13

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit 7601 Service Pack 1

are you still at the school that provided you with the laptop? they may be able to assist you with any repairs. if its a case of needing to re-install Windows you could always download it on another computer and mount it to a usb drive to install.
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