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    Can't fix boot sector problem with BCD, getting device I/O errors

    Am afraid my hard drive is bad, but it is a new laptop. Laptop isn't booting because it can't read the bootsector. The Automated Repair from recovery disk fails. Doing the manual repairs fail, always with Device I/O errors. These come back from: attrib, del c:\boot\BCD, bcdedit /createstore...