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Old 09-30-2005, 02:09 PM   #1
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Hi,
I'm fixing a computer for a friend, and I cannot load up windows, except in DOs (yes I have tried safe mode) and I wondered if I could download an alternative OS that would boot from a CD (not a floppy, its a laptop). The problem is more that I need to backup his data, as some of it is very important, that is the hardest bit. Can anyone give me any reccomendations as to what I can/could download.
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all right, thanks, one last question, how do I download it, I know you click on the links etc, but what files do I get and how do I copy them onto a CD
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