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NTLDR missing error how to fix it

I have a DELL Optiplex GX260 Series and I need to reinstall Windows XP on my desktop, my CD-ROM does not work so I am using a USB drive for installation. At first I could not access my bios settings, ...
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BOOTMGR is missing error in Windows XP

On an old netbook I have which is (was) running Windows XP, and when I boot, I get a BOOTMGR is missing error, but according to this site I should actually get NTLDR is missing instead. I find this ...
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How can I make Windows XP bootable again?

Some time ago, I replaced my hard drive. Foolishly, I imaged the individual partitions, not the entire drive. That meant that my system was unbootable. For my primary OS (Linux), that was no problem ...
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I got an “NTLDR is missing” on Win XP and fixed it, but why did this happen and how did this fix work?

So, believe me, I've read all the related posts on how to fix "NTLDR is missing" issues on SuperUser and this is not that question. I actually did manage to fix my problem, but I don't entirely ...
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Changing SATA mode To IDE mode to solve Ntldr Is Missing Error after installing XP on Windows 7

I have Windows 7 Home Premium on my machine and want to install Windows XP as well. When I run through the Windows XP installation, it copies all the required files and restarts - I then get an NTLDR ...
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NTLDR missing Windows XP [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: missing NTLDR / no CD drive recognition I have a Windows XP system and the NTLDR error appears. Any advice?
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How come I get the error 'CDBOOT: Couldn't find NTLDR' when trying to boot from Windows XP Professional SP2 CD?

Problem I tried to install Windows XP Pro SP2 over the current Xubuntu 10.04 install on my laptop using the original factory CD but got the error CDBOOT: Couldn't find NTLDR First I will let you ...
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Fixing a boot-time NTLDR error

I'm getting an NTLDR error when booting. What could cause an NTLDR error that can't be resolved by anything other than Ctrl+Alt+Del? How can I fix it? Does it have to do with my hard drive?
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Windows install missing NTLDR

I'm having trouble install WinXP Pro on my pc because NTLDR is missing or can't find during installation process. I highly doubt it's my DVD drive because this machine work fine before the install ...