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cannot boot from cd or hd

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#1 cpt_crunch


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Posted 18 October 2009 - 09:59 PM

I have an old Dell latitude laptop that got spyware on it..i ran the malware sw to clean it up..when it completed the cleanup, the OS (XPpro) would not boot..kept getting BSOD so i used a recovery cd that was from another system (HP) to repair the install..i ran the chkdsk /r, fix mbr and fix..when this was all complete the system just kept powering on & off but would not boot..when i get back to RC, the BSOD is all i get..i can't boot to safe mode or boot from the cd ..the code is: IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL stop:0x0000000A (0XCDCDCDCD, 0X00000002, 0X00000001, 0X80414F12)..i can't even do a clean install..when i press f8 to agree to the license i get the BSOD with the code i just stated..i have music mainly on this particular laptop so its not a must keep data situation however i do not want to lose all of my music if i don't have to..can anyone help me out?

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Posted 18 October 2009 - 11:40 PM

Try this to backup your music files:

The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.

—George Bernard Shaw

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