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    Help with 64 Bit Vista Recovery CD

    Well, it looks like I'm out of luck. GParted cannot even detect a device and therefore, I cannot create a partition, etc. Looks like a new hard drive for me. Thanks again for helping me try. Robb
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    Help with 64 Bit Vista Recovery CD

    OK, when I highlight Disk 1, none of the operations become active links - they're all greyed out where I can't click them.
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    Help with 64 Bit Vista Recovery CD

    OK, I finally got around to booting up with Partition Wizard. It does recognize the disk, but it has "Bad Disk" under the File System column. The "Partition Operations" on the left hand side has the following options. I don't see a partition undelete here. Only these: Create Partition Format...
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    Help with 64 Bit Vista Recovery CD

    Thanks for sticking with me. I tried dir x: for a-h (in place of x) and for a, b, e, f, g, & h, it just says "The system cannot find the path specified." For dir c: it still says "The volume does not contain a recognized file system. Please make sure that all required file system drivers are...
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    Help with 64 Bit Vista Recovery CD

    OK, right now, my prompt says X:\> When you say "against" the partition, can I just run the chkdsk /f from this prompt? Addendum: Also, I tried changing it to my partition drive (C) by typing in C: at the prompt, but it said "The volume does not contain a recognized file system. Please...
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    Help with 64 Bit Vista Recovery CD

    Well, I just cracked it open and there's only one hard drive. I will try what SIW2 suggests above and let you know. Addendum: Got the command prompt open, it has X:\Sources> Is this where I start with the Diskpart command? Addendum: OK, I got this: DISKPART> lis disk Disk ###...
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    Help with 64 Bit Vista Recovery CD

    Thanks for replying. I believe there are 2 HDD's, but I'm not fully sure because it's a work computer my boss gave me last week for home. When I crack it open tonight, how will I know which HDD to leave connected?
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    remote access software for Vista

    I'm a newbie, but Logmein works fine with my work computer (Vista) and my home computer (XP). I can remote into either from the other without a problem.
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    Help with 64 Bit Vista Recovery CD

    Similar to a lot of others, I'm running into some issues using the recovery disk option. A couple of days ago, I got the blue screen of death and when I re-started, it can't boot Vista, etc. due to hardware, etc. So, I found and downloaded the disc here: Windows Vista Recovery Disc Download...
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