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Won't boot from new hard drive

Cloned a larger hard drive for my Dell Latitude c400 (120gb). The computer will not boot from it. thought it might be the BIOS but updated that and still does not boot. tried the drive on another laptop and it boots just fine running XP Pro with 1 gig ram

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Simple prombelm of this is this computer wasn't made to start from xp ,it need start from a ealier system like windows 95/98 see the 386 file is prombally missing that why it wont boot up. lala linda

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