Hard drive falilure, will not boot (49 Views)
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Hard drive falilure, will not boot

My wife brought home this used Presario. It won't boot. Looks like HD was formated ( Not a system disk), and I can't do a fresh install. BIOS does not allow me to setup HD partitions or reformat. Do I have a new boat anchor?
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Re: Hard drive falilure, will not boot

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