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installing operating system on new hard drive from recovery disk

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I installed a refurbished 80g hard drive into a dell computer put in the recovery disk for windows xp
Operating system from the old hard drive the boot settings r correct
With it starting with the rom drive and all it does is give me a black screen that says
Strike f1 to reboot,f2 for setup utility I don't know what I did wrong please help
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Hi Shannonmeny

Can you tell us what exactly is written the disk that you have please, a picture of it would be even better.
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