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Press any key to reboot

Samafin
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They say that the obvious is always overlooked....

I just formatted my hard disk (2.5 Gig) and tried putting it in as the primary drive, but when I tried to boot up, it got to the point where it would normally say Starting Windows 95 and it cleared the screen and displayed the message Press any key to reboot.

Normally, if it didnt have the correct system files, I would assume it would say so.... but it didnt
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Ok...... I knew I was missing something.  I assumed that it automatically made the partition active.  (mainly because it wouldnt let me do it)

Thanks!  It is greatly appreciated..... now I can give my brother-in-law his hard drive back! :)
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