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Released in June of 2009, the 1005HA is identified by its "Seashell" design, and is available in many different varieties in regards to operating system, internal storage, and battery size.

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Problem with my EEPC

I formatted part of a key USB my hard drive C: with Gparted. so I deleted lartition hidden.

I does not happen again to install Windows XP from a USB key because it tells me that it can not find C: drive on my EEPC.

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So you deleted your hidden recovery partition? Then you cannot use the recovery option in the BIOS anymore.

"C:" is not a physical drive, it is the name ("drive letter") of a file system of a partition on a drive. A proper operating system installer should first give you the option on which physical drive to install. Then you may even create a partition of your preferred size. This will get formatted and named "C" as default. Then the installation starts.

I don't know what's on your USB key, but maybe you need to prepare it newly from a proper CD image. You may also connect a disc drive via USB and install from a disc directly.

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