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Presario will not stay on and error message appears

I have a Presario 2100 and a display message that the OS could not be found. I tried to use the recovery and then it shut down. I looked up the error pex-e61 and it said the Harddrive was bad. I replaced it and tried to load the OS. Same message showed up. Then it started shutting down automaticallly after a few seconds. the Fan is working but it is getting very hot. I blew out some dust and it is still having trouble staying on. I even set the boot to the CD rom and put the OS disk in.
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Sounds like your harddrive controller on the motherboard has failed.Boot into the bios and see if the harddisk is reconnised if not (which i am sure it is not) the you need a new motherboard ,sorry!

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