Windows XP Recovery

By 1bellb ยท 5 replies
Mar 20, 2008
  1. Can anyone tell me where i can download windows XP home edition or a HP Pavilion a809UK Recovery Disk.
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 11,167   +986

    take the short path first.

    boot into SAFE Mode
    then run System Restore from a restore point
    Start->Accessories->System Tools->System Restore
  3. 1bellb

    1bellb TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 86

    Cant do that, I need the disk, Its the Operating System that is down and all i get is a black screen saying "Disk Boot Faliure, Please Insert Boot Disk and Press Enter"
    that is all i get so i can not get into safe mode
  4. jonisaksson

    jonisaksson TS Enthusiast Posts: 83

  5. 1bellb

    1bellb TS Enthusiast Topic Starter Posts: 86

    OK, Thanks, Ill give that a go
  6. CCT

    CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 2,653   +6

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