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Old 02-26-2006, 07:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Problem with HP Pavilion 360n Desktop PC and new hard drive

hello, i recently was passed down a HP Pavilion 360n Desktop PC, not the best of computers but it had the hard drive taken out for the new computer. I have a newer Maxtor hard drive that was in another computer. I hook it up to the MASTER part and turned on the compter and it said OS not found, i then plugged the wire P6 into it and it said the same thing, i went into the config. and it said no master drive with some options to change it, i messed around a bit and still nothing, can anyone help here? I have my windoxs xp disk if thats what it needs.

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Yeah, you're gonna have to reinstall Windows. Make sure the jumper settings on the drive are correct, back up any files you may need, and then reformat and reinstall.

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