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I put a disc recovery cd in my laptop and now it want let me get onto the computer did i need another cd for that or can i get a driver disc off the website tell me what i need to do

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Go to bios settings press del key when u power up the pc.
then set first boot device as cd rom or dvd rom .then save then restart.
then u boot with this recovery disk

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  5. Follow the directions from the "Read this.." article and from the ordering pages to complete the ordering process.

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