Having problems with your HP Pavilion ze5170 Notebook ?

When booting all that comes up is "operating systems failure"

\015 I recently was given a laptop(hp Pavilion ze5170) with no battery, a spliced adaptor cord and two, I'm not exactly sure what they are called, but, one is for wirerless access and the other is for home and office, they are to be plugged in underneath the laptop. I've tried booting with-out each and with each card. All that comes up after the hp logo is a black screen with a small blinking dash mark near top left of screen or is says "Operating System failure". I don't know much about computers and have no money right now so I must work with what I get. Does anyone know what I can do?\015

Answers :

If you have an os disk or restore disk you can put that in and at the HP logo hit F12 that will take you to the boot menu choose boot from cd and then when prompted choose repair
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