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I need help i've tried and need help bad so please get in tuch

During boot 2 OS show up one says windows xp professional and the other windows xp professional setup when i choose the first one it say that im missing hal.dll file and when i go to the second one (setup) it keeps reseting to the begining back to the two OS choices. i cant boot from CD for some reason even when trying to swtch bios and i cant use external devices and obviously i can't use hard drive nor can i boot my system using safe mode. i do how ever still can boot from a LAN, but i have no idea how. I have a router and another computer running windows vista if possible can some one pleae tell me how to boot this computer through my LAN
i have a 5005-S507 TOSHIBA.

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Re: i need help i've tried and need help bad so please...

Hi my son was playing with my tosh sat u200 it wont let me reboot or on to the internet the disc drive wont work at all the drive was uj 842 wich he pulled right out leaving the caddy still in place & i got hold of a uj 852 new to try can youhelp please ?////

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Re: i need help i've tried and need help bad so please...

This happened becoz u heve cancelled windos insatlltion in the middle . do one thing go to bios option by pressing f2 or del during boot up and then selct cd as primary boot device . also dont forget to selct the name of cd drive in cd drive option then try formatting the computer

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