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Old 06-21-2005, 02:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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hey guys just wondering why i cant format?
i out the xp cd in and then restart..... when its restarting it doesnt say boot to cd? i dont get it.

my mobo in asus sli

any reasons?
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Have you set it to boot from cd rom in the BIOS?
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Old 06-21-2005, 02:24 PM   #3 (permalink)
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i dont see it in the bios. i go into the boot tab and all i donno what to do from there?
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Old 06-21-2005, 02:33 PM   #4 (permalink)
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its says

1. 2nd slave: lite-on DVD RW SOHW-1673d

is that right i click save and exit and it still doesnt come up
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Old 06-21-2005, 02:36 PM   #5 (permalink)
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So you insert the CD and nothing happens when you choose your drive? There should be a boot order in your BIOS. Keep on searching, make your CD/DVD-RW drive first boot device. You might need the XP boot diskettes, a pack of 6 disk.
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