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Visat installation cd, but no recovery cds

Lmcwaters

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I have a Gateway computer. I installed a new hard drive and want to reinstall Vista. i do not have recovery cds. computer keeps telling me I have a boot driver missing on the Vista CD?? Help!! How do I install Vista on a new hard drive with no recovery cds?
 

Lmcwaters

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I am sorry, but I cleaned out an old hard drive to install in this machine. It is sata, but no software. How would I install it if I do not have windows on it anyway?
 

nikorr

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Hi there,

Can u double check in Computer Management?