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StaticRed

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hi me again i got another problem.. this time my own pc.

i bught a new hard drive and installed it windows found it ok. i went to disk management and formatted the new drive and then it appeared in my counputer all was ok. i restarted the pc and now when it goes to load windows all i get is a black screen then a wee - flashs for a few seconds then i get -. thats all its shows a little line with a dot..i went in to bios and the hard drives are there ok they are set right,, master and slave. they jumpers on the back of the hard drives r right.. any way i took out the new hard drive and started up again and i still get -.

now my old hard drive wont load on its own... i need help

pleasee

Edited by StaticRed, 21 November 2006 - 09:08 AM.

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Did the new hard drive get designated as Master? In BIOS, do you see both drives?
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no in bios the are right. the old hd is the master and the new one is the slave thats th way they r.. iv never seen this b4 i really need help
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one thing tho i changed the jumpers round and when i started the pc up again and the old hard drive is which is master and whicj i want to be master said..

bootmagic. something sys is missing.. this must be somethign to do with it.. any2 seen this b4
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