Having problems with your Gateway PC Laptops ?

My computer won't boot. It just says something

\015 My computer won't boot. It just says something like cannot read disc press CNTRL, ALT, Delete. If I press F8 several times it does a loud beep\015

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Sounds like your hard drive lost its boot sector. What version of windows is it running? you probably need to boot your os cd and run a repair...give me more details and I can help you more
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