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I need restore cd for my pc repair man said can't fix without restore cd's None came with my pc and the ones I downloaded before useing pc want work. They have put in new hard drive and new cdrom's > How do iI go about getting the restore cd's. thank you

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What kind of PC is it?
Laptop/ Desktop
Company that manufactured?
If it has a windows Product code ( a microsoft sticker with a serial #) then you can just borrow a copy of windows and use your serial number for instalation

Depends on the version of windows you are using

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