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Sony Vaio PCG-7144M NTLDR is Missing Vista Home Premium

Ray1000

FPCH Member
Joined
Feb 9, 2013
Location
South Yorkshire UK
PC Experience
I hope everyone is well.

I had intended putting this old laptop on eBay ... my son had used it a few years ago and removed his files before passing it onto me ... when I started it I got the NTLDR is Missing message. Presumably something has been deleted in error.
I tried changing the Bios to optical drive and inserting Windows Vista disc and re-starting but nothing happens ... just the same message repeated

Ray
 

KenB

Administrator
Joined
Oct 19, 2008
Location
Wirral UK
PC Experience
Very Experienced
Hi Ray,

Silly question - when you changed the boot option in the bios did you "Save and Exit" ....usually F10 ?
 
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