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Old 06-27-2003, 10:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Unhappy Helppp....... [mobo problems]

Hey im kinda a n3wb when it comes to mobos, well i have this old like PII 233mhz i wanna hook up [just for like msn and word processing] but when i hooked it up it said "Insert system disk" or sumthen like "insert boot disk" one of those to so im just wondering if i hooked the cd rom and the HD up rite because they dont register when i boot up, my motherboard is 'Aopen AX6L' and ive found allot of user manuals but none with like a step by step[with pictures] installation guide if any of you could help me it would be greatly apreciated.
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Old 06-28-2003, 12:13 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 06-28-2003, 02:26 AM   #3 (permalink)
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umm well not that that has anything to do wit it but its win98 im trying to run on it.
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ya its being detected and the jumper setting are wrong but it sais sumthen like insert system disk and ive tryed putting diff HD in 2 and same prob i even put a new floppy in maybe thinking that it was detecting a Non system disk and that why but no luck. any help guys?
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ohh ya and the hard drive is BLANK..... guess i should have mentioned that.
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"blank" as in brand new.. nothing on it or "blank" as in reformatted and just the os??
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ya well sorry for not saying anything about it in awhile ive bin kinda busy... but i got back to it today and i got a win98 boot disk and i made it so it boots A: first in my bios but still no luck.. still sais 'insert system disk' even when i have the win98 boot disk in thier... :S its bin confusing... anyhelp?
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Ohh sh*t this whole thing was just a big bad BLONDE moment.. haha.. i fergot i had a win98 'for computers without windows' CD lying around collecting dust and what do u know... it basically is a boot disk... so sorry for all the confusing... PROBLEM SOLVED ... hah
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