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Old 03-20-2005, 02:25 PM   #1
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i have a computer here which will not allow a boot from the cd rom... and i set the bios to do the settings to allow the boot from the cd rom any ideas? i think the cdrom is junk
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Old 03-20-2005, 03:35 PM   #2
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will it boot from a floppy? I think you can make an Xp boot floppy, or try a different drive.
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Old 03-20-2005, 06:31 PM   #3
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no luck there i allready tryed it... it reads the disk and does nothing
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did you press Enter when it said Boot From CD i have to
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