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operating system wasn't found

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    windows 8

    operating system wasn't found

    hi , yesterday i try to move memory from the D: drive to the main C: drive..
    i use windows 8 and i try to do it with the partition of windows 8 (win tab +R).
    than i shrink the space of the D drive and cant move it to the C drive so finally i just take the shrinking memory and make new drive F.. when i turn onn the computer today i find this error:"operating system wasn't found. try disconnecting any drives that don't contain an operating system".
    i dont know what to do..

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  2. #2

    Chennai, India
    Posts : 23
    Windows 8 Pro

    Just insert your Windows Installation DVD and boot it and perform an automatic repair
    Hope that works

    Automatic Repair - Run in Windows 8
    Last edited by Brink; 22 Jul 2014 at 10:11. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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