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Old 01-25-2006, 07:30 PM   #11 (permalink)
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thats another thing...
his computer is so screwy
that when i reinstalled his os on his.....ahem...Dell...
it automatically assinged the drive letter to the hard drive as the F: drive....??
i have never been able to reassinge the stupid drive letter since! (C: by the way is his DVD player at this point)
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Old 01-25-2006, 07:35 PM   #12 (permalink)
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well that will stay that way until you reinstall again. You cant change the drive letter on an active partition with an OS on it
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Old 01-25-2006, 07:37 PM   #13 (permalink)
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i did reinstall: four times!!
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tell me how you did it..with a cd or floppy
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Old 01-25-2006, 07:45 PM   #15 (permalink)
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with the os cd that comes when you buy a dell package
which is the dimsion 8600
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Old 01-25-2006, 07:49 PM   #16 (permalink)
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ive got to go (apointment) nice talking and learned some great stuff thanks for your advice Warez Monster!!!
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next time you reinstall, use a windows 98 botdisk from www.bootdisk.com, windows 98 oem
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