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Old 07-10-2006, 04:45 PM   #11
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Default Re: XP won't boot

i have a compaq pc! the bios isnt locked! no bios is. well the overclocking features can be locked but you can still get into the bios
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Old 07-10-2006, 05:08 PM   #12
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Nope. The system recovery was also installed on the computer when I got it. No discs came with it.
Well then the cd's might be on another partition on the hard drive, check that and see if they are.
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Old 07-10-2006, 05:39 PM   #13
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The system recovery in on a partition on the hard drive. Not sure which one.
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Old 07-10-2006, 05:42 PM   #14
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Ok, well download Partition Magic, im sure there is a trial somewhere, and look at all of the partitions.

If you cant find Partition Magic anywhere, I found this, http://www.freewareweb.com/cgi-bin/archive.cgi?ID=447

Install that, and you should be able to see all partitions, open the one up you havent seen before, and go from there.
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Default Re: XP won't boot

how can he if the pc wont boot lol. my system recovery is on d: and my main is c:
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