Note: The system repair function will remove any updates you have previously installed that are not included on the CD. There is a new raw option in MEMDISK V2.13 and later that works around this problem. He has created a nice package that allows for the creation of a bootable CD. Although the process is very simliar, there is a major difference - Formatting destroys ALL of your data. Check This Out
Other possibilities are discussed at this Neowin forum. Question: What is an ISO image file? Flag Permalink This was helpful (3) Collapse - Windows XP forum: Help! Jan 17, 2004 #19 poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172 SornyPanafonic, please do not double post.
There is no reason that a computer that you just bought should do something like this. People should always contact the sellers of this equipment if your system is not working right! The key to enter Setup should be listed on the very first page (my listing is at the bottom) and this is also when you want to click on it. And just buy a new puter.
There are tools on every operating system to recreate a CD from a given ISO image file. I tried to install ubuntu on it but when the HDD is reinstalled back into the laptop, same problem, it wont be detected by the laptop. One example is the Knoppix CD. Windows Xp Won't Start In Safe Mode All rights reserved.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Windows Xp Startup Repair Without Disk If Repair is not one of the options, you should press
Please be detailed as possible in your answer. Windows Xp Not Booting In Safe Mode Helpful +5 Report ComputerGuy55 Dec 23, 2009 at 08:57 AM Having this exact same problem, working on the fix now but I am assume it is because the older drive cannot If your having the same problem, look into either getting an external DVD drive or make an image of the disc onto a DVD +RW if you know how. A new install will clean all the junk out but it will mean redoing all your tweaking again.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Check Your BIOS Config by Flatworm / August 3, 2013 12:26 AM PDT In reply to: Help! his comment is here Thanks, Meredith Nov 6, 2003 #9 mere24 TS Rookie I had a problem with WIN XP and recovered everything but I cannot get onto the Internet. Jan 18, 2004 #24 SornyPanafonic TS Rookie Posts: 129 yeah im def backing up all my data as soon as i install this dvd burner. A list of 5 devices appear: 1. Windows Xp Not Starting In Any Mode
All three of my (old) Computers use the F8 key for accessing Safe Mode. You want a lot of backups - within reason. You already paid for a license for XP and your only using it to repair your boot sector so there's nothing wrong with that. this contact form Another is Puppy Linux.
it was installing pretty quickly when an error came up. Windows Xp Startup Problem Black Screen Glad I have broadband. These are actually entire independent Linux systems with much software, all on one CD and can include many system repair tools.
remove the CMOS battery and clear CMOS>4. Use of this option is beyond the scope of this document. 6. This can also blow voltage control Caps. Start Windows Normally Problem Xp If you end up going to a pro have him put your data on that external hard drive.
Now I use only SATA HDs. Jan 18, 2004 #22 SornyPanafonic TS Rookie Posts: 129 thanks grog - i actually got it to install - i just pressed esc + enter and installation moved on and finished. All rights reserved. navigate here by d-man d-myth d-;egend / August 14, 2007 11:42 PM PDT In reply to: Yes, I replaced the sata cable and that resolved my problem buy a comparable western digital hard