Originally Posted by Ty_Lawrence
I need a little help here, I was installing XP Pro onto my new harddrive, and I lost power at my house. So when I turned the pc back on it says NTLDR is missing please press alt-ctrl-delete to restart. I tried and nothing happens. What do I need to do so i can reinstall the OS?
If your BIOS is set to boot off a CD before hard drive, just press any key at the prompt. If It's looking at the hard drive first, you'll need to set BIOS to boot from CD first.
It'll start booting from the CD then it'll be the same thing as before.