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But I'll ask. Clean install of 9.10 in December. I have to burn another Pro XP image on a +RW disc and will tell you how that works out. Tap the < F12 > key on startup for boot menu, DVD option will be there under UEFI Note: Alternatively if you see an onscreen message to 'Press any key to check over here

A Burned copy? OMG! So, I then pulled out the HDD and placed it in a usb converter to see if the HDD is bad but it works fine on other computers. It's actually almost ridiculous.

Computer Won't Boot From Dvd

Any additional thoughts would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance. Now it won't boot. Thanks...

No new options have shown up and this problem hasn't gone away. I don't know why my older one might have booted and not this newer one, though, and I can't test the old one because it was replaced for dying.I could try this was my problem.. Computer Won't Boot From Cd Windows 10 Any other thoughts?

Go to REPAIR option. Computer Won't Boot From Cd Or Usb both files were on a disk it created called X:\ but I think they can be found on the installation cd too. That worked for me too. click Now using tab key highlight YES and hit < ENTER > Note: If the option for CD/DVD/CD-RW Drive is not present then the drive may not be detected by the system

Onboard IDE Hard Drive (not present) 5. How To Enable Csm Since that doesn't work I am trying to use my usb dvd/cd rom drive to install an os. Usually on Dell computer there is an extra partition on the hard drive for restoring the computer. ABOUT About Us Contact Us Discussion Forum Advertising Privacy Policy GET ARTICLES BY EMAIL Enter your email address to get our daily newsletter.

Computer Won't Boot From Cd Or Usb

I disabled the Secure Boot and enabled Launch CSM but it still doesn't work... get redirected here Onboard or USB CD-ROM Drive 4. Computer Won't Boot From Dvd Sam, thanks for the kind words. Computer Won't Boot From Cd Windows 7 Sometimes though this doesn't work, or just not as expected or planned. Basically press F6 then add mem=4G to the end of the kernel install line in the install boot menu Last edited by andydread; January 23rd, 2010 at 07:19 PM. check my blog I then selected the 'Onboard or USB CD-ROM Drive' and pressed the enter key. Heck, it even says "booting to CDROM" for about a half a second before it starts up grub from the hard drive and continues booting. The message about "PXE" and the "MAC ADDR" is all related to an attempt to boot over the network that ends in the "Media Test Failure". Computer Won't Boot From Hard Drive

Use the down arrow to move down the list and the F5 or F6 key to change items as necessary. Un mount is not a big deal, it should remount. Sam, you can and should update the BIOS before installing Windows, unless you already have the latest. this content Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages.

Subscribe to our newsletter Sign Up Team Terms of Use Contact Policies CCM Benchmark Group Partners Support Community Ubuntu Documentation Official Documentation Community Help Wiki Contribute Page HistoryLogin to Laptop Won't Boot From Cd I then placed an os boot cd in there and that doesn't work. Turn on and tap Esc about twice a second until a screen comes up with these items: Starting Menu F1 System information F2 System diagnostics F9 Boot Device Options F10 BIOS

I think that's where my problem is.

rippon, Aug 4, 2012 #12 rippon Messages: 4 I tried installing Parallels on one of my other Macs that doesn't have a second drive installed, and it works just fine there. Thank you andydread, you found a post that I didn't see. Thanks for sharing. Can't Boot From Cd Windows 7 UEFI will handle larger partitions than BIOS could, but it also has a feature called Secure Boot to prevent you from "accidentally" installing some other operating system, such as Ubuntu Linux.

Just a clarification for others following these steps. So, from what you have read about others with the same problem, did anyone pinpoint the source of the problem? Correct DVD file display Incorrect DVD file display. I have the exact same problem: my HDDs are listed in the Advanced SATA configuration, but not in the Boot option priorities...

Here is a procedure which worked on an HP Pavilion 15 Notebook. rippon, Aug 7, 2012 #14 sgtwicki Messages: 2 Me too I am having a similar issue getting Parallels 8 to work with my functional Boot Camp install. On mine, F12 opens boot options (though I have not tried it, so it may be nothing more than a shortcut to the boot order). EXT64Feb 7, 2010, 9:59 AM Well, glad you got it sorted out.

lol MxFragz said:Hello everyone ! I see that the 1 - 4 SATA connectors are hanging off the side of the board at a right angle, and the 5 & 6 are sticking up when looking So if I disable the Controller, the Marvell Storage Boot ROM automatically disappears and is not an option any more. Does the Parallels team even read these forums?

Can't see my CD-rom in boot options. I just have to say that. Also under Marvell LAN 1 and Marvell LAN 2 there is a sub option called just LAN Boot Rom. Together, they make no sense ('-r' or '-o ro' would), and alone they're superfluous as a CD will never be mounted anything BUT read-only.

try this Re: Unable to mount cdrom0 ok if you can see your cdrom lets try to forcebly mount it via terminal: Code: sudo mkdir /media/cdrom-test Code: sudo mount /dev/scd0 /media/cdrom-test Add the DVD Boot option manually in the BIOS Note: Tap the < F2 > key at the Dell logo on powering on the system to enter the system BIOS. Adv Reply January 17th, 2010 #5 falconindy View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Visit Homepage Skinny Extra Sweet Ubuntu Join Date Jun 2009 Location 0000:0400 BeansHidden! The time now is 02:58 PM.

Use the SmartBootManager to boot from the CD-ROM drive. All I get is a blue screen. does anyone have the patience to help me out of this mess? A few different Bios screens.

Windows XP Home on a Dimension 2400. This is starting to make more sense now. It should say that "the operation completed successfully" or something similar after each command (also, yes, there is a space between "exe" and "/"). Go to REPAIR option.