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Old 08-02-2004, 08:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Trying to install xp on 98 please help!!

ok, i have... er HAD a computer with windows 98. but someone moved the files in the system folder so now it wont start up. i want to put windows xp on it, i formatted the HDD on it but i cant get it to boot to the disk, it keeps trying boot from the HDD. how do i change the boot sequence so it boots from the xp installation disk??
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Old 08-02-2004, 08:59 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Go to your system setup or BIOS. Usually to get there you have to press like ESC or DEL in the beginning when your computer is booting up. Then explore a little bit and find out where it has the boot sequences. You should be able to change it so that the Cdrom is the primary boot sequence.
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Thanks, I'm gonna go try that right now...
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Cool... it worked, thanx A LOT!
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no problem, quite simple if you think about it lol. just gotta know where to look.
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