NTLDR is missing

Dell Latitude d600
January 24, 2010 at 12:16:04
Specs: Windows Xp SP2, Pentium M 725 @ 1.6 GHZ 512 MB ram
i was booting my computer as usual and i got a
message saying:

i put in my windows xp pro disk and copyed over ntldr
and ntdetect from the cd but now i think my computer
is fired... i think that i may have put C:\ as slave and
D:\ as system :P and i deleted D:\ LOL!

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January 24, 2010 at 12:43:00
Is this a laptop? Did you make the restore disks when you first got the computer?

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January 24, 2010 at 13:04:53
no i didn't make restore disks... i ran chkdsk and it found

but i can boot off of a USB and if i cant do anything and worse comes to worst i will downgrade to vista or windows ME

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January 24, 2010 at 13:13:42
When the computer first boots do you see any hardware configuration screens? You need to verify the hard drive is OK before proceeding further.

What version came on the laptop? Vista is an upgrade from WinXP. Also, finding drivers for older versions of Windows than came on the laptop can be problematic.

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January 25, 2010 at 09:58:50
Just copy the files again, but this time to the correct drive ?!

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January 26, 2010 at 14:33:21
i am making D: and putting the files that i need.

Windows XP is the version that i got on my dell when i bought

checked everythng n bios. and its ok

PS: Vista is a downgrade to me...

Writen On Ipod touch
It failed!!!!

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January 27, 2010 at 14:25:37
not working, repair install is what im doing

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January 27, 2010 at 15:21:42
didnt work, booted with ubuntu changed flags to BOOT and
now its working

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