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DELL Inspiron disk failure how to recover OS in new hard disk?

\015 I have a DELL Inspiron 6000 with Pre-installed Windows XP Professional. I was not given any XP Pro Installtion CD by DELL alongwith the Laptop. Few days back, all of a sudden, my computer stopped working. On switching ON, it gives an error stating follwoing file is corruptC:WindowsSystem32Setup I have not been able to boot using Ctrl-F11 or any other key. I was told that my hard disk has developed some bad sectors. I have now purchased a new Hard Disk.I also purchased some casing for new hard disk so that it can be used as a external disk.How can I install my Licensed version of XP Professional in this new hard disk from old hard disk as I do not have a CD with me?Can I get it from some site of DELL or can I get it from the old hard disk? Please help.\015

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Hello,
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\015\012Unfortunately you will need the restore disk to correct this problem. Even if you copy the old disk to the new, chances are you will copy the corrupt files and have TWO bad copies of xp. You can order the restore disk from Dell on average about $30.
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\015\012Good Luck
\015\012C2Solutions
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