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Hi everyone, i had a problem on my laptop, i don't know how to access or backup my files because my OS was corrupt and there's no partition on my HDD and also i can't repair it using my XP Installer. Hope you can help me!thanks a lot...!:-)

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If the partition is gone then so are your files...unless you use a file recovery company. You will need someone to make you a bootable cd-rom disc using windows. Then using dos try to re-partition and format your dirve. If it is does not work then the hard disk may be faulty.

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