Windows start up

  budha 22:11 08 Feb 2006
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On start up message reads "NTLDR is missing press ctrl+alt+del to restart your computer. I inserted a new HDD. How do I reformat a HDD. I am using windows XP. Thank you. Felix

  SANTOS7 22:18 08 Feb 2006

New hard disk drive being added

If you are attempting to add a new hard disk drive to the computer make sure that drive is a blank drive. Adding a new hard disk drive to a computer that already has Windows installed on it may cause the NTLDR error to occur.

If you are unsure if the new drive is blank or not try booting from a bootable diskette and format the new hard disk drive.

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to format drive right click "my computer" select manege, right click the drive select format..

  Cam-330894 22:21 08 Feb 2006

Assuming you have the Windows disk. Pop it in the cd drive and restart the computer. Browse to this link for more info, click here.

  budha 23:01 08 Feb 2006

Thank you , I think I could solve the problem

  SANTOS7 23:03 08 Feb 2006

Let us know how you get on, any additional info will be valuable to others who may experience the same problem,good luck...

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