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Old 12-28-2004, 11:05 PM   #1
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Well i downloaded the Windows 2003 server from microsoft.com and i made the bootable cd and all but it wont boot up, i get "i/o error" desperatly need help

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Old 12-28-2004, 11:44 PM   #2
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Have you tried reburning it? Perhaps trying another type of disk or software? Have you tried another drive?

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Old 12-30-2004, 06:22 PM   #3
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Downloaded Windows 2003 Server from Microsoft, eh?

It sounds like Microsoft have made this ISO wrong; and if writing it again doesn't make it work you should download a different copy of Windows 2003 from Microsoft.
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