Having problems with your HP Compaq Presario SR5350F Desktop PC Intel Pentium Dual Core Desktop Processor E2160, 2GB RAM, 360GB ?

I NEED TO REINSTALL WINDOWS VISTA BUSINESS 32 BIT ON A COMPAQ SR 5350F AFTER REPLACING A THE HARD DRIVE. IT TAKES ALMOST 8 MINUTES TO ENTER SET UP PAGE AFTER START AND PRESSING F10? IS THIS A SETTING THAT NEEDS TO BE CHANGED IN SET UP PAGE?


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Shouldn't take that long. Use the software that came with the HDD to setup the drive, and then install the OS
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