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If prompted, press any key to start Windows from the installation disc. his comment is here It... System Manufacturer/Model Number Toshiba Satellite/Model PFLC0U-01S01F OS Vista Home Premium 64bit CPU AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-60/Vista Home Premium Motherboard L305D-S5895 Memory 3072 MB Reply With Quote New 05 Sep If the disk is OK on another computer, then we can rule that out.

Aug 18, 2012 #8 learninmypc TS Evangelist Topic Starter Posts: 6,954 +348 You're talking about the attached, aren't you? I have an administrator account and... Can someone please help me get my laptop back to running correctly?? this contact form Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot is dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users.

Vista installation & setup After installation of vista on first bootAfter installation of vista on first boot massage come like this Booting GRLDR resetting boot drive...... Jul 20, 2014 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Similar Topics Friends Windows Vista Home Note be very careful what you type in the diskpart window.

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If there is I would suggest using that the rebuild your OS it will of course delete any Data on the HDD so you may want to use a Live Linux I've tried using ASSIST,WEB & VAIO to no avail. Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Windows 8, You will see a label near each socket. 'SATA1' & 'SATA2' (or JSATA1 & 2).

Test Hard Drive or this test or It could be that the boot sector is corrupt Do you have any bootable usb device connected? To do this, follow these steps: (you need a Vista Installation Disk to do this) 1. My best advice is to slave the drive and get what you want to save and then do a fresh install. __________________ All PC's are not the same. System Manufacturer/Model Number Mid 2010 iMac OS Windows 7 pro 64-bit CPU 3.2 Ghz I3 Memory 8 gb Reply With Quote New 04 Sep 2014 #6 CherieM View Profile View

Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. I have burned the ISO of Hirens to a disc. My Vista installation is on C:\Windows so I don't know what this D:\Old Data\Windows is. Aug 19, 2012 #17 learninmypc TS Evangelist Topic Starter Posts: 6,954 +348 Tmagic650 said: ↑ to expand...

Could be any number of reasons. To enter System Recovery Options from the Advanced Boot Options: Restart the computer. I tried to restore, and then restart, but was then prompted to a disk check screen for my C/NFTS drive or whatever it is. Does the DVD make any noise at all or do you just boot to the hard drive and it makes no sounds whatsoever?

For x32 (x86) bit systems download Farbar Recovery Scan Tool 32-Bit and save it to a flash drive. Check each drive's layout to find the Windows directory, I then typed the command of c: after the X:\SOURCES> or X:\SOURCES>c: & it read: So, I typed in d: after the I've tried to control alt delete it but nothing seems to work. All rights reserved.

Jul 19, 2014 #11 learninmypc TS Evangelist Topic Starter Posts: 6,954 +348 Well, my patience has expired with this laptop. Reboot the pc and the CD will run, (instead of Windows). In hot summer conditions overheating is a possibility.