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Operating System not found! HELP!
\015 Hi...When I try to turn on my Medion MIM 2330 it says that the Operating system is not found? How can I fix this as soon as possible as I need my laptop for work???\015\012\015\012I would be so grateful if someone was able to respond ASAP. Thankyou for your help!\015\012\015\012Ash\015
If you are running windows, Insert your windows cd and set computer to start from cd. When prompted to, hit a key to boot from CD. Let Windows start the install (relax it is not really installing anything) when it gets to the prompt tell it you want to Repair an existing installation. Then pick the prompt that gets you the recovery console. When you get to the prompt type CHKDSK /R and let it run. Sometimes this can take an hour or more depending on the size of your drive. Do not get worried if the percentages complete go backwards, like from 70% back to 50%. Sometimes it will go back and fix files. Hopefully you will not get the error that there are unrecoverable errors. This has worked for me on about 90% of the hard drives that I received the inaccessible boot device and about 30% of the drives where it said OS not found. If this does not work your hard drive may have failed. Let us know.
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