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Bad hard disk error on laptop, no recovery discs


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#1 Crono139

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Posted 23 August 2013 - 01:07 AM

Startup Repair says "bad hard disk" on my laptop (Toshiba Satellite L755).

 

Replacing the hard drive isn't a problem but I don't have the recovery discs. I don't want to have to buy a replacement set if I don't have to so I started looking up workarounds: http://www.hobwebs.com/windows-issues/recovery-of-toshiba-laptop-using-swm-files/ I've tried a few different boot CDs but I'm unable to locate the .swm files with each of them. Any ideas or other possible solutions?

 

Thanks in advance.



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Posted 23 August 2013 - 01:49 AM

Try here.

http://www.raymond.cc/blog/links-for-windows-7-sp1-iso-from-microsofts-official-distributer/






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