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would someone be able to help me with my problem,
i formatted my computer but now am unable to restart to do the set up because when the disk is in it says invalid system disk
Please help
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When the disk is in? The floppy?

You can probably reinstall windows without a floppy, by inserting the Windows CD.

Barring that, you can obtain a new windows boot disk here:

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If the floppy itself isn't the problem, then check the following :

1. the boot order in the bios should be set to boot the floppy first

2. If the system is attempting to boot from the hard drive instead of floppy (because of non-bootable floppy/wrong boot order or damaged floppy), then it sounds like you haven't made the hard drive bootable.
You need to format the hard drive using the /s switch
i.e. format c:\s\q
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