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Windows XP keeps rebooting on windows screen

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Hi, I have a Toshiba satellite A45-S250 pentium 4 laptop and when I get to the windows loading screen I get and quick flash and then a rebooting. Before boot up the items on screen: Media test failure and Exiting Intel Boot Agent. I tried safe mode and the "last know" doesn't work and when I try safe mode, the system tries to start and info starts to run and fills the screen and then reboots again. I took the HD out and put in a Mobile Disk external data storage, that connects thru the USB to get my files off, but when I click on the icon I'm ask if I want to reformat? I tried to use the disk manage and it shows no data. Any suggestions?
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[*]Insert the Windows XP startup disk into the floppy disk drive, or insert the Windows XP CD-ROM into the CD-ROM drive, and then restart the computer.
Note:Click to select any options that are required to start the computer from the CD-ROM drive if you are prompted to do so.
[*]When the "Welcome to Setup" screen appears, press R to start the Recovery Console.
Note:If you have a dual-boot or multiple-boot computer, select the installation that you want to access from the Recovery Console.
[*]When you are prompted to do so, type the Administrator password. If the administrator password is blank, just press ENTER.
[*]At the Recovery Console command prompt, type the following then press Enter:

chkdsk /r

[*]Allow this to run UNDISTURBED until completed (45 min or so)
[*]Report any errors
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