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    Can't boot up windows xp on aspire one???

    Thanks Terry I was able to get all the files off the partition and I moved it to an external and burned them to a few DVDs. Another question if I wanted to do a dual boot system using ubuntu and xp which should I install 1st? Just wondering, not sure I want to do this. Thanks again.
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    Can't boot up windows xp on aspire one???

    Thanks Terry sorry for the lack of response been working on this thing on and off. So here is what I've gotten done so far after loading into ubuntu I was able to run testdisk, I'm able to see 2 drives one is about 6gb and the other is 150gb. Now when I try to boot into windows it just...
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    Can't boot up windows xp on aspire one???

    Thanks again yeah, I all the options I get with the xp recovery usb, now when I get to the repair I get a MS XP recovery console I'm lost it's dos and I have tried the chkdsk and bootcfg, but both are giving me errors C:\>chkdsk c: The specified drive is not valid, or there is no disk in...
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    Can't boot up windows xp on aspire one???

    Thanks Terry for you help. I think I'm making some progress with this, I borrowed a friends recovery disk for the same type of netbook. Now after booting with the usb I get Please select OS to start and a bunch of choice: 1st text mode setup 2nd GUI mode setup, continue setup + 1st start...
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    Can't boot up windows xp on aspire one???

    Yes it says enabled I also tried disabling it then enabling it and no change. Thanks
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    Can't boot up windows xp on aspire one???

    Hey guys I'm getting a little desperate right now so please bear with me. My netbook, just won't boot windows xp, I get an PXE-MOF: exiting intel PXE Rom and then it says no bootable device or something. I found a bunch of tutorials telling me to make sure the IDE is the 1st drive and it's...