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    Dell Laptop Vista Boot Disk Problem

    Update I think the hard drive has gone bad. The only thing I can do now is boot to a vista recovery disk. without a disk the computer fires up the BIOS and immediately says A hard disk error occured, press ctrl alt delete to restart. I ran the Dell Diagnostic program through a boot CD and it...
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    Dell Laptop Vista Boot Disk Problem

    Update Another Update. the scannow and checkdisk ideas did not work because the computer will no longer recognize the hard drive. Even in the command prompt I cannot access the C drive. Do you think I've had a hardware failure?
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    Dell Laptop Vista Boot Disk Problem

    Hi everyone. I've been perusing this site all night trying to figure a fix for a co-workers computer. Its a Dell Inspiron 1525 running Vista. When I I start the computer it goes to a wallpaper with no icons and no taskbar. I cant bring up task manager and no combination of buttons seems to...
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