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My gateway nv52l is stuck in boot loop and I have no CD to fix it, can someone help me?

I hit the power button and the gateway screen comes on under that it goes from saying "preparing automatic repair them switches to "diagnosing your PC". I believe this means its stuck in a bootloop? Tried unplugging taking battery out, hit f11 while turning on. Help.

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