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Dell reinstallation CD XP admin password

I am trying to RECOVER the XP system from my DELL CD that came with system. It starts okay, and I select "R" for Recovery and then it asks for the Administrative password.

I have entered both the BIOS Admin password (and also the XP Admin password (although I could not see how it would want the XP version). Also tried ADMIN and {Enter}...all fail and just get the C:\Windows command prompt...sweet!

Any ideas of suggestions appreciated. The system is a Dell Dimension 8400, and started getting a lot of BLUE SCREEN of death errors. Have tried reinstalling the 4Gb of Memory and a new hard drive (C:)....all to no avail...so, I was going to try and lay down the original XP operating system, hence the problem with the Admin Password request.

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Mike
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When you get to the command prompt use chkdsk to attempt the repair of your blue screen. Type this in the command line:
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