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Hitesh0528 08-24-2004 10:34 AM

Windows 98 Installation
 
i have a acer laptop and the drive as already been formatted anyway there is no disk drive on the laptop and i cant get it to boot from the cdrom also when i just let it start up it says Invaild system disk

Hitesh0528 08-24-2004 10:41 AM

no i am trying to but it wont i even changed the boot sequence
when i try to boot from the HD i get that message

Hitesh0528 08-24-2004 10:50 AM

i did that too and it still doesnt work
i just will not boot from the cd rom at all

Hitesh0528 08-24-2004 10:54 AM

well i didnt do it the person who did said they went into dos an typed format c: and thas it

Hitesh0528 08-24-2004 10:58 AM

okay
thanx

The Borg 08-24-2004 01:45 PM

Create a Start Up Disk on some other computer, if your Lap Top has Floppy Disk Drive.

http://pesona.mmu.edu.my/~panzheng/bootup/bootme.exe

Download and run, prepare an empty Floppy Disk. Boot from it and then try running the setup from CD. It should work.

Hitesh0528 08-24-2004 01:47 PM

laptop doesnt have a floppy drive

Hitesh0528 08-25-2004 08:33 AM

its like a acer 700mhz laptop

milen 08-25-2004 08:43 AM

I Never see Acer 700Mhz with out Floppy.
???
Some WinME CDs boot, some is written that they boot, but dont.

Why don't you try to change the CDs.

You could install win2000 it's better and working good on Acer 700Mhz.

Hitesh0528 08-25-2004 09:39 AM

I i did that
it just will not boot from the cd rom


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