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I have an older Gateway laptop that I rarely took out of house

I have an older Gateway laptop that I rarely took from the house and it had crashed a couple times before, I want to save it for my son and fix it, I know it's still good, any suggestions? it just keeps getting stuck

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Find the "System Restore" set of CD-ROMs that were factoryo-shipped with the computer, or order a new set from Gateway. Re-install Windows, using those disks.

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You'll have to buy a new but tough to find 2.5'' serial-ATA hard drive, this should solve your problems but you'll have to reinstall any operating system and also all of the data on the current hard drive will be lost.

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