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Dell logo then blank screen

\015 Have an older Dell laptop inspiron 1200. Tried to reinstall windows, so right now it has no operating system on it, I can get it to show the dell logo, and I can go to bios. Put in a disk, it says press any key to boot from cd.. do that it shows system is configuring your hardware ( or something like that) then that goes off and it is just a black screen. can't use control f11 because there is no recovery partition. Please help!! I've also taken out the hard drive, the battery.. Cant get the memory out. It is driving me batty!\015

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You to first put everthing back into your computer then make sure the hard drive is still working by checking your hard drive light see if it is light up or not go into the bios and make sure the computer is set to boot up for your cd rom first and second the hard drive now if you have windows xp home full you will be able to put windows xp full back on the computer if you have upgrade you will need windows 98 se to use for some of the files that the upgrade doesn't have once you do this it should be able to reinstall windows xp and if that doesn't work put windows 98se in the computer and then use the windows xp upgarde to put windows xp back on the computer if none if this work get back to me with more info and I will try to help you get back on track

thank you and good luck
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