basiclly i beieve a virus has deleted some cruicial files on my HD responsible for booting. how i have come to this belief is becuase i ran a file tht i "assumed" was a virus but ran it anyway. and shorrtly after the computer crashed and i recieved the message "insert boot media...". now, im not able to boot into safe mode BartPE is not recognising my HD and i donno what to do. Can someone please reccomend some software that would help like somthing i can boot with. p.s.....anyone who is posting pelase do not post novice things for i know my computer stuff so i have already tried all fo the basics. Im running with a 80GB SATA HD. thnk you in advance.