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Dell Inspiron Boot Problem

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Hi All... I've got a Dell Inspiron Laptop with a boot problem. On boot-up I get the Dell logo...then some text appears for a flash at the top. I caught it with my digital camera. It says "Loading PBR for discriptor 2...." then the screen stays dark. I think the "PBR" stands for Partition Boot Record...What kind of fix am I looking at. The laptop belongs to a friends college student daughter...of course she dosen't want to loose anything on the machine.......Thanks for any help                                                           Don
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