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    dead pc


    i just got error code 0xc000000f , says bad boot sector.it cant repair from disc, and a reinstall won't work.the hard drive is spinning and no strange noises from am pc.am i knackered.lol

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  2. #2


    Canada
    Posts : 1,950
    windows 8.1 Update 1 Pro 64bit


    Disable Secure/Fast boot form BIOS if it helps any. You may also wish to perform a hard disk test from the BIOS.
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  4. #4


    Germany/Florida
    Posts : 4,514
    Vista and Win7


    Or run a chkdsk /f in cmd from any windows installation disk
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