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I'm trying to reload my computer with the disks that came with it but it only goes to 33% and stops and gives me error 256 then restarts

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Sounds like a failed hard drive. if you experienced issues with your existing hard drive to warrant you to reload your machine, there is a good chance your hard drive has gone corrupt. thus causing it to freeze when it gets to a certain spot on the hard disk while reloading. this has happened to me on many machines with bad hard drives. i suggest replacing the hard drive

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