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I replaced the hard drive from my old gateway m20 into an inspiron 1000. when t boots it BSOD on me with a hard drive or virus error.

The new hard drive used to dual boot win xp and mac osx 10.5.1. how can i get it to work on the dell?

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You need to create a partition or, use a boot loader

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