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Installed new harddrive....operating system not found...

Discussion in 'Laptops' started by bansheebandit03, Feb 10, 2006.

  1. I installed a new hardrive in a compaq presario 12xl505 and when i
    tried to boot it up with the Windows XP cd, it says operating system
    not found. This is my first time installing a new hardrive......ANY
    suggestings would be helpful.....thanks, greg
     
    bansheebandit03, Feb 10, 2006
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  2. SOmehow you aren't booting from the CD, make sure it's enabled and in
    the right boot order in the BIOS.
     
    William P.N. Smith, Feb 10, 2006
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