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Hi,

I'll give the relevant hardware components first:

HP Pavilion 2303ep

H-Joshua-H61-uATX (Joshua)

Ati Radeon Hd 7570 2GB

So here's the background story:

A friend of mine brought me an upgraded Windows 10 computer (originally 8 I believe) which started to get really messed up after a dumb Windows update. Your typical stuff by Microsoft.

Tried Windows tools (system restore, repair, and then command line tools like sfc and a few others I can't remember) which only made matters worse when all of them failed... Removed disk and saved almost all the data. Because Windows had been upgraded and not freshly installed the .pst files were unaccessible through another system (tried everything including Linux live cd's) and so I really needed to fix the problem on the original OS to get 'em even if I planned to format it when I had everything backed up. Thought about booting from a USB flash drive. Pretty standard, right? This is when it gets funny...

THE PROBLEM

Originally the computer booted through UEFI. The only device I was able to boot from it was the original hard drive. So I did this:
Date: Apr 21, 2017   


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