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Can't see HDD on boot BIOS does not see any HDD. only wants to boot from a networked sys to get os. How can I change the BIOS to recognize a drive with XP installed on it, without a boot disk. Pg. 2 in BIOS says Built-in = No Drive

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If the BIOS doesn't recognize the drive then there's a problem with the drive itself.

You'll need to swap it out with a new one. I'd recommend hooking up the old drive to a usb enclosure to double check whether the drive works or not.

OR you can just swap it out with the new one and reinstall the os.

Let me know if you have any questions, I specialize in data recovery ;)

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