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My laptop fell off my table and when i went to turn it on, the computer said reseat drive.


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I read your trouble. Your device is telling you to reseat the drive. Have you done this?
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\015\012If you don't know how to do this, turn your computer over and start opening compartments until you find your drive. How will you know? Inside one compartment you will probably find memory sticks. In another, you will find a small probably black box a little bigger than a pack of matches but about as thick. That is your drive. Ground yourself and try to remove the drive. Then reseat it in the connector. Press gently but firmly.
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