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Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by premiere, Jan 20, 2011.

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  1. premiere

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    My computer is a Dell dimension 2400 I installed a hard disk last night first I receiving a f1 to reboot and f2 after coming on this site I was advised to make sure the cap lock light was on number light was on as well as the scroll lock light after assuring they were on I was advised to hit the following keys that would start my system 1) (Alt Tab) E (Alt Tab) F (Alt Tab) B I followed the instruction and an additional area came on the screen that read hit exit or R to Re-install operating system after completing this I now have a black screen with a blinking _ on the screen my system will not start please help me to fix this issue.

    Thanking you in advance

    Premiere :confused:
     
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