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unable to load recovery disk in HP Pavillion xg843

by genearnold / August 24, 2005 10:17 AM PDT

The hard drive was replaced with a 20 gb and now when I try to load the factory recover program it keeps coming back with an error message- failed to find attribs.dat in any list file on cd1, proceed anyway? only when you do proceed , it does not work. This harddrive had been used with xp previously. Help

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by Stan Chambers / August 24, 2005 10:31 AM PDT
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by Alan Copeland / August 24, 2005 11:34 AM PDT

Without reading the discussion, most recovery CDs want the original size HD, RAM, etc installed when doing the recovery.

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