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Windows doesn't start and there is an error message

The msg reads something like insert windows discs and then click fix my computer. I don't have the discs and the supplier is saying that I am not supposed to have them. Is this true - I thought that all computers should be supplied with the discs in the event of this very problem. It won't let me start it in safe mode either when pressing f8.

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It depends. Some of the computer stores give an Operating System disc when a customer purchases a computer package but one thing for sure they will give you a system drivers disc for your unit.  In your case now, you should have a boot media disc (Operating System) installer for you to install a fresh copy of your operating system or repair your Operating System problem you are facing now. Make sure you are setting your bios boot sequence to cd, floppy and last will be your harddisk.

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