Having problems with your Dell Inspiron 6000 Notebook ?

I have put in a 160 gb hard drive into my inspiron 6000, and when i try to boot up from the disc, it says no boot sector on the hard drive ....marian


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OK, try this >>>>>\015\012Forget the BIOS just for the time being.\015\012Restart the laptop and as it starts press F12, this should bring up a boot order screen without having to go into the BIOS, pop the disk in if it's not already and use the cursor key to select the CD/DVD and hit enter.\015\012Hopefully it should then try to boot from the CD.\015\012If you need anymore help or advice please post back.\015\012\015\012Good luck and thanks for choosing FixYa!!
Once you've replaced a hard drive, you need to use your system recovery CDs or an operating system CD to install an operating system on the hard drive.
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