Hardrive and blown motherboard?

Recently when going to hookup usb wire my monitor screen went black. I tried to restarted, but nothing was happening on the screen, but I could hear all of the fans and hardrives start. Anyway I have a warrenty company to come out and replace my exact motherboard and Video card. What I wanted to know was should my Hardrive data be ok because I don't have the re-install cd and I would need to order that. I hope this isn't the case because that would be really bad.

3 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    Unless the hard drive was damaged during the initial surge when you overloaded your power system, it should boot up like nothing happened.

  • 1 decade ago

    Yes, it will probably work fine, provided it is the exact same motherboard they replace.

  • 1 decade ago

    You need to buy another hard drive for about $80......good luck

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