HP dv6000, operating system not found

By Shaunb989
Jan 13, 2011
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  1. I have an hp dv6000 and one day it was working jus fine then the next day it said Operating system not found i didnt own a vista disk but i do have a windows 7 disk; so i erased vista and tried to install windows 7 and see if it will work but everytime i try to install it its says "cannot install to this partition" even after i format my drive and erase all old partitions it still says the same thing
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,183   +225

    Install another hard drive and retry the installation
  3. gwailo247

    gwailo247 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,011   +18

    Do you have any USB drives plugged in? Windows 7 has issues installing if you have USB drives plugged in.

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