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Dell Dimension C521 w/Vista will not boot OS.

\015 Dell Dimension C521 w/Vista factory installed. Will not boot OS. I get a blue screen with error message: "stop: 0x0000C1F5 0x00000"I do not have the OS cd to re-install Vista, any ideas?I cant get to the Windows Advanced Options to do a system recovery. It wont do a repair either, continues to re-boot itself until the bloor screen comes up again.\015

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There is no way around this you need to get your OS from Dell and reload.


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