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When I try to run setup.exe within XP, it gives a message saying that "setup.exe is not a valid Win32 application". Already have an account? How long have you been using this successfully with Vista. All your posts are belong to NeoSmart!! http://electrictricycle.net/boot-from/cannot-boot-from-cd-vista.html

to try to force everybody to kiss MS *** and pay fees to certify drivers and help cut down on Piracy to increase MS profits !!! Couldn't sign you in, please try again. Friday, February 02, 2007 9:47 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote jcheng0001 I have the same problem as you have. (my Laptop just didn't noticed the dvd or cd The NBP stands for NVIDIA Buisness Platform.

How To Boot From Cd Windows Vista

All your posts are belong to NeoSmart!! Tell us more about how it "cannot boot up", what's the problem? I also notice that the one main difference between 119 and 104 is the fact that there is no longer a Trusted Computing Options in 119. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

I am hoping the problem was with the DVD drive drivers not loading on bootup, and thus by using the CD install version of Vista, the install will start on bootup. I was told by a friend that perhaps it was because Vista does not do a proper installation over an existing OS. It stayed like that. You cannot format the system drive using Windows . .

EDIT: What I was trying to do before was install Vista Ult. Privacy statement  © 2016 Microsoft. So I gave up and reinstalled windows xp using my winxp disc which does boot on startup. I actually have not tried to boot the the original XP CD...good suggestion.

On the Edit menu, click Select All. I have absoutly no problem reading and writing to these drives or playing music, seeing photos, watching movies. Don't any of your friends have Windows? Staff Member Joined: Jul 6, 2006 Messages: 4,270 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 36 Occupation: Online Support Tech Location: The Source Sounds like a bad disc.

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x86 in XP Pro x86. this is why I use Linux, when [email protected] like ASUS / MS /NIVIDIA screw up "we" the "community" can fix it.*** you can see I am disgusted by this whole shennagins How To Boot From Cd Windows Vista It's set to master on a channel. How To Boot From A Cd Is your CD an original Vista DVD or is it a copy/backup/ISO-burned/something?

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? weblink I have tried every possible thing i can find in the bios. When I try to boot Vista using the DVD I get stuck at "Boot from CD/DVD" The drive works because I can see the files perfectly when I go into My And this a great error.

it will only boot from a drive that is set as master so you may have to swap the cable around so that the DVD drive is the Master The DVD Last edited: Nov 13, 2007 KermitC, Nov 13, 2007 #7 Mak 2.0 Mod...WAFFLES!?!? Do I need to set the hard drive to slave? navigate here It is just the Vista DVD that they can not boot from.

it will take only a inute or so How do I wipe XP off first? 02-12-2009, 06:25 PM #7 Nexxtech Registered Member Join Date: Nov 2008 Location: Unfortunately, 0119 is in Beta and the problem I faced with this update was that no matter what I tried to do, after the system would POST, I would get the Tom Seeley, Jun 23, 2016, in forum: All Other Software Replies: 5 Views: 946 flavallee Jun 24, 2016 Can't delete Flash.ocx file grissom, Jun 17, 2016, in forum: All Other Software

How do i get Vista to boot up?

So it is a mainboard/BIOS issue. My BOIS is set to boot to the CD drives first, then HD, then Floppy Both CD/DVD drive appear in DEVICE MANAGER. Double check. c.

Then the vista loading screen started. CMOS reset didn't help as well.The Upgrade Advisior for device issues is telling me only that there is no compatibility information about nVidia Network Interface Controller.My configuration:Asus A8N-VM CSM NBP (nForce First priority is CD-ROM, second is hard drive, third is floppy. his comment is here I have tried this with both XP professional and vista ultimate disks both of which worked for previous boot installs on other machines and this machine previously.

All rights reserved. You may have to replace the DVD drive . . __________________ Rich 02-13-2009, 04:47 PM #12 Figgis Fiddis Registered Member Join Date: Jan 2009 Posts: 55 OS: Windows I hope ASUS Collaps in the credit crunch for such complete disregard and arrogance that they have not released a bios that works for vista.FYI regardless of the many options in Which drive is the master? . .

Wont boot install CD on startup!!!     Tuesday, January 30, 2007 7:32 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Finally we get a BIOS update from MAXDATA Version mqudsi, Nov 13, 2007 #4 rshoe4056 Guest OK...I have tried booting to an original XP CD....no luck. I don't need to save any files from XP, and I don't want to go through the hassle of formatting a 1TB drive again, so how can I either get Vista Bob rshoe4056, Nov 13, 2007 #1 mqudsi Mostly Harmless Staff Member Joined: Apr 5, 2006 Messages: 14,240 Likes Received: 26 Trophy Points: 48 Location: Chicago This is not an EasyBCD-related

I do not accept support questions via EMail, PM, IM or my Spaces page! . Apr 10, 2010 #1 Archean TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,682 +86 Either your DVD is not reading the media or your setup media has gone bad; you can check if your like safe mode and such. On my ASUS A8F laptop, it states it is vista compatible and the vista upgrade adviser said my system was ok to run vista without any modifications. #However the vista dvd

AMD 64x2 2.0ghz processor. 2.5gigs of DDR3200 400mhz memory. It looks identical to the bios update from the ASUS website version 0119 (I did a hex comparison on the files and they are basically identical). kevinf80 replied Nov 6, 2016 at 4:50 AM Strange wifi access point in... Apr 11, 2010 #10 blazerix TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 24 It worked like a charm, thank you so much.

i could now boot from DVD. If so, you can install from their CD and use your serial to activate (I think). reliable drivers [email protected]! Windows Setup was able to detect the drive and install!You will probably not have to do what I did if you just format your drive and leave it connected.

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