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by smokebox12000 / June 17, 2005 8:07 PM PDT

unable to access HD to install OS error states
cannot lock HD unable to boot from cd rom no
operating system found error any ideas

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Need more information
by glb613 / June 17, 2005 8:08 PM PDT
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Could be a lot of things.....
by Michael Geist / June 17, 2005 8:23 PM PDT
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depending on what other info you supply:

1) SATA drives without the necessary drivers will produce this message.
2) Incorrect boot devices
3) Corrupted Windows install
4) Bad HD

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