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Old Feb 18, 2004, 10:07 AM
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just bought a 2nd hand laptop,bought with no o/s on it,there is no floppy drive but it has a cd drive,when I boot up it says "no operating system found",nothing else shows just that.
how do I load windows on to it?

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Old Feb 18, 2004, 10:26 AM
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If you have XP or similar you can use the CD to format and install windows.
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Old Feb 18, 2004, 12:26 PM
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Also, check the bios and make sure that the laptop is detecting the hard drive and looking for an OS on it as one of the boot devices.
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Old Feb 18, 2004, 12:30 PM
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sorted now, hard drive wasn,t in properly,
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