Try F1 or F2 with the pavillion, usually one or the other on HP.
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Subject: [PCBUILD] hp pavillion
> A friend came over with an HP Pavillion- 333 celeron w/ 64 megs and a 4
> hd, running windows 98se. It was working fine, she shut it down, started
> next day and got a blinking cursor. I tried to run the recovery disk but
> nowhere. I threw in a new 40 gig harddrive and was able to load the the
> thing on the hd, but when I started up I got an error message "Invalid VxD
> dynamic link call to device number 3, service B. Your windows
> invalid. Run Windows setup program again to correct this problem."
> I tried to get into the bios, using del on startup, but I was
> Is this normal with HP?
> I tried loading XP pro, but after loading it in, I got an error number 4
> Any ideas?
> Mark Hayden
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