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Dell Inspiron 1464 doesn't run Windows 7 nor does it open advanced Boot menu

I jus did a restore on my laptop which didn't complete and now it won't start Windows 7 nor can I get to restore/recover from boot menu with the recommended F8 options after or.before the Dell logo the plus FN + F8 option Ive tried it all and no advanced boot menu only the F2 and F12 options and the keyboard is also not the problem iv also took the battery out and held the power for a minute and turned back on and still not working please help!

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RE: Dell Inspiron 1464 doesn't run Windows 7 nor does it open advanced Boot menu

Sounds like a bad hard drive -- to confirm, press F12 a few times after power on, boot to the Dell diagnostics and run an extended test on the hard drive.

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