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Blank screen Turned on the computer, got nothing but a blanking cursor and blank screen. Sounds like the hard drive doesn't want to boot it. Yet, was able to put Xp professional on it, now can't find my wireless modem or anything else on the laptop.

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You need a bootable Xp Cd for installing New OS..After installing u need the driver to work all things correctly...

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