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No OS FOUND on my Pavilion a1600n (preinstalled Win XP) can I install Win XP Home Edition I bought. My recovery disk will not work.

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Boot with win xp setup disk.
set first boot devic as cd drive then insert win xp disk into it.
then follow wthe procedure .try to repair os win xp .if it is not found bye setup go to recovery console run this command: CHKDSK /r
then wait untill cmd probmpt.
ten u can repair win xp

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If you would power up the unit for the first time then you will see that the Win 7 has been already preinstalled and it's ONLY need to finish the setup process...
This will take some time... however... after the Win 7 installation you can find an preinstalled user manual... most people don't read this and this is a big mistake...
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There is an HDD recovery option available which allows you to recover the unit without the recovery disk... but you can also create an own recovery disk using the preinstalled tool called Toshiba recovery disk creator!

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Alternatively you could download and install Ubuntu. Its a free operating system. Google Ubuntu, all instructions are there on the Ubuntu website.

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1) Try F11 instead.
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I hope this helps, if you need more help just ask.
I work at a company who is an HP Partner so.

Greetings,

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