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Old 12-28-2004, 11:09 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question Hard drive....OS

I have a hard drive..andf a computer to put it in...the hard drive is blank.... I wanna put Windows ME on it.. I put in the disk...and all it says is no OS found.. I cant make it boot off the cd to setup the OS.. How do I do tht.. I have a copy of XP and i put tht in and it boot right up...but i dont want XP on it... any ideas? Thanx

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Old 12-28-2004, 11:58 PM   #2 (permalink)
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use a 98 boot disk, start with cdrom support, run ME setup from cd

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Old 12-29-2004, 06:43 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally posted by IAM_7154
use a 98 boot disk, start with cdrom support, run ME setup from cd
yes, www.bootdisk.com
the 98 bootdisk always works fine for ME.

Why don't you want XP?
ME sucks, its the worst WindowsOS ever.

What are the systems specs?

Also, make sure the A: floppydrive is set as primary boot device in youyr BIOS settings
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Old 12-29-2004, 05:06 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I know this isn't the answer, but are you really sure that you would rather have Win ME. From what I have heard, 98 SE is better than ME.
3 different OS, so yep I\'m confused.
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Win 2000 is the best...ME sux
Because people hate searching.
Best ram guide.
Different cpu types.
Good video card guide
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Old 12-29-2004, 06:23 PM   #6 (permalink)
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