HDD no os

Right I wiped my HDD and tried to re install windows using my system restore disk but it says files are missing what should I do at the moment I don't have any blank disks to maybe make a new master disk is there any way I can fix the problem without them.

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Re: files are missing

Some more details please.
- What system restore disk exactly?
- Did it come with your PC/laptop, or did you make one yourself, or did you buy it?
- What OS?
- What exactly happened when you tried to reinstall Windows?
- What is "it" in "it says" and what exactly does it say?


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Unfortunately without some essential details it's hard to really tell why. Like Kees_B stated is it aftermarket or manufacturer?

My only recommendation is you download the version of windows that correspond to your CD keys from windows website directly.

Once you download the ISO directly from windows burn it to a DVD or either Flash Drive. Boot from the media device and retry the installation once more. When installing don't format the drive you wish to install windows on. Delete the partition instead and install windows on the un-allocated space.

That is my advice with the current information at hand.

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