Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook ?

When my dell 1501 tries to start up it will only ask to go into a fix mode or regular mode. neither leads to a successful start up


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First boot to the Utility partition Fn + Power Button and run HDD diagnostics to see if the HDD is failing, if you get a failure code, the replace the hard drive.\015\012
\015\012If it passes, then boot to your XP CD, and boot to the recovery console and run CHKDSK /R\015\012
\015\012If that fails to fix, then do a repair install of Windows
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