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I am working on a dell dimension. after the dell screen the computer just goes black. i tried to do a repair install and now i can't boot to the cd anymore

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  • p6singh May 11, 2010

    What version of windows is it?

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It is media center edition 2005

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  • advance1999 Feb 08, 2010

    it is windows media center edition 2005

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