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Thanks guys, Matt. Can't Boot From Dvd Windows 7 Dana Hauser 891,064 views 5:45 How To Fix: "No Boot Device Available" - Duration: 3:36. A list of 5 devices appear: 1.
Nov 10, 2009 #6 greenparkgirl TS Rookie Topic Starter I am trying to install windows xp. Helpful +2 Report ComputerGuy55 Dec 23, 2009 10:25AM So, I used my +RW cd in the laptop and it sees it fine. Watch Queue Queue __count__/__total__ How to Fix Issue Booting to DVD/CD with New UEFI BIOS Boot Order Poolarity SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe2,1482K Loading... Not Booting From Cd Windows 8 Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video?
Thats if you want to use the same product key that is currently installed. Sign in Transcript Statistics 640,586 views 591 Like this video? I accessed the setup utility by pressing the F2 key. http://electrictricycle.net/from-cd/cannot-boot-from-cd-on-mac.html If this option is available press the key to enter the boot menu and then select the option to boot from the CD-ROM or DVD drive.
See more Unable boot dell xp install cd Windows xp not booting from cd How to boot windows xp professional from cd NTLDR - Boot.ini - NTDETECT Missing (no installation CD) TechSpot is a registered trademark. At the same time, re-verify the boot order and if it doesn't see any CD(any type) then the bios got hosed. Already have an account?
Please try again now or at a later time. I have a good bootable CD, its a Dell PC. If you just happen to have a USB floppy drive on hand. Reply Bill Koenig December 17, 2013 at 10:45 am I still have a lot of floppies with usable data on them.
Microsoft sells licenses to use software not the software. I am not sure about the motherboard. can you access bios? I am wandering if my top cd drive doesn't work and the computer will not boot to the bottom cd drive.
I'm strict about it so that comments can be valuable for everyone, including those who come later and take the time to read. You should get a menu of boot options. its a problem of durability of the media, then USB drives are superior in that respect also. I have tried the operating system disk in both.