error loading OS

  kalstras 08:55 15 Nov 2005
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I installed a new 200gb harddrive last night and everything was rosy. This am i awoke to my computer not starting with a "error loading OS" I do not have a start up disk, what now? i am working from my laptop now :(

  Diodorus Siculus 09:17 15 Nov 2005

Can you boot with the CD?

What OS do you have?

  kalstras 10:02 15 Nov 2005

no i have a laptop though, can i make a start up cd rom? Both laptop and PC run xp home addition

  kalstras 12:29 15 Nov 2005

it was a jumper issue whereas the jumper needed to be set to cable select not slave, thanks anyhow cheers

  kalstras 12:30 15 Nov 2005

pc world tech help did the trick (first time that they were helpful rather than this helproom)

  uisquebeathus 18:48 15 Nov 2005

some of us actually try and help on Help Forums in several Languages,Countries,and the time and effort to do this should be appreciated,
thanks

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