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Dell bios problem hmm..
eat_the_flag 
9/9/08 7:14:23 PM
Champion

I got given a Dell pc a Dimension 2400 pc to play with and the only problem is a the bios saying master boot record error, i have tried re-setting the bios and changing hard drives, and ram and still have the problem.

does anyone know how to fix it?

p.s sorry if this is in the wrong section. i am not to sure where to put it

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SceptreCore 
9/9/08 8:11:53 PM
Guru

Could be the HDD is in error!

load up the recovery console on the Win XP disc, and then fixmbr

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eat_the_flag 
9/9/08 8:26:32 PM
Champion

the bios is saying boot load error so it wont even see an xp cd. i have tried 5 different hard drives

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bowiee 
9/9/08 8:36:07 PM
Hero
Titan


Go into bios and make sure that the cd drive is the first boot device. Then it should boot from the cd drive ok.

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