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NTLDR is compressed

\015 I used the recovery cd on my insignia d400a. It says NTLDR is compressed. I read all the other similar problems. I have no windows xp cd. Just the recovery cd. I get no prompts or options to type anything. When I go to recovery, I get two options to click (type of recovery). How do I get to a console and what do I type?\015

Answers :

If your recovery disc takes you to recovery options, then all you have to do is click on which type of recovery, ie: recovery without format (this just writes over the XP files without destruction of data or reformatting the hard drive); recovery with format (this restores it to original factory settings and if you choose this option you need to back up your personal data, software, etc.). If you've updated to SP3 you will have to uninstall that first. You'll have to do that through the command line though. You can find out how to do this here.
All you need is your COA number of windows.
\015\012You can go to microsoft.com to download ntldr.
\015\012Had this happen to me before.
\015\012Mark
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