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I needed to change my harddisk & now i cannot start my windows since my disk is not usable anymore i do have an restore plus cd and a operating system disk but it keep saying that is doesnt work with my configuration what can i do now

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Hi awasis,

If cost isn't an issue get a new hard drive, they are going pretty cheap nowadays. However, if cost is an issue you may have to reformat that drive. I really can't go into what's involved with that here. For one, I don't know your comfort level for working in DOS. You need to run fdisk in the DOS environment to format your drive. I would highly suggest you get some premium help here at FixYa.com so an expert can talk to you in relative real time. Sorry I don't have better news for you.

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Sincerely, cyyyd7

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