Re: reformating my hard drive( i should have bought a DELL)

Re: reformating my hard drive( i should have bought a DELL)

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Posted by Hyung Lee on March 30, 2002 at 07:28:11:

In Reply to: reformating my hard drive( i should have bought a DELL) posted by Andy W on January 16, 2002 at 23:48:05:

: I hope someone can haelp me. Ok this is the story my packard bell multimedia 820 is not the best of computer systems, look how it is made by, well any way i have some new hardware that i have to reformat the whole hard disk to install corectly, but when i put in the master recovery disk the computer acts like it`s going to do something but a blue screen pops up and says please wait! I thought maybe it just took some time, so i just went off for a few hours and the screen was still blue.

: can somebody help me!!!
: my email is
: thanx in advance

I just finished fixing one. You need to get a windows 98 startup disk, boot it up with it so you are at the dos prompt. Then format your hard drive. then find a windows 98 cd and reinstall windows 98. Then you need to download 4 disks from I don't recommend downloading the new ones, they have an issue that didn't work for me. After you download them onto a floppy or directly from the site, you run the program and that is how you get your video drivers. tada. you are done.

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