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My altos600 won't boot from xp bootable cd

My altos600 displays an error message when i try to install winxp

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WHAT IS THE MESSAGE, DO YOU SEE ANY LIGHTS FLASH OR SOUNDS OF NOISE WHEN YOU TRY TO BOOT THE SYSTEM

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Pls help me sir how i can install window xp in compaq cq62-112tu i tried this fristly it,s copy the xp file aft this it show the error pls tell me


Hi,

Here's the step you need to do:
1. insert bootable winxp cd in the cd rom.
2. under bios option, set first boot.
3. Then follow the instruction.

If you need more assistance, let me know.

thanks,
Dexter

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Sir i have try to install win xp in my aspire 5740 acer laptop , in which window7 is previously installed. I want to install winxp in it just give me the steps how i can do that.


1. You should have a winXP bootable installation CD
2. You should enable boot from CD setting in BIOS
3. put your XP cd in to the cd reader
4. Startup the computer
5. Follow the instructions
Format the partitions or
completely drop and recreate partitions then formt

See this video: http://www.ehow.com/video_4992223_install-windows-xp-computer.html

See this page:
http://www.5starsupport.com/tutorial/xpinstall.htm

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How to set up windows xp to laptop without using cd rom


HELLO BROTHER ITS VERY EASY TO INSTALL XP THREW PEN DRIVE PLZ CONTINUE THESE STEPS TO INSTALL XP THREW PEN DRIVE

STEPS:-
1.
http://files.extremeoverclocking.com/file.php?f=197/</code>

CLICK ON PRIMARY DOWNLOAD SITE & DOWNLOAD USB DRIVE BOOTABLE TOOL

2. AFTER THAT ON THE ABOVE OF THIS PAGE CLICK ON
http://files.extremeoverclocking.com/file.php?f=196/</code>



CLICK ON PRIMARY DOWNLOAD SITE

3. COPY XP FILES ON PEN DRIVE WITH FOLDER NAME(WINXP)

4. BOOT FROM USB

5. AFTER COMPLETE BOOTING U WILL SEE THE PROMP C:/>

6. C:/>SMARTDRV

7. CD WINXP

8. C:/WINXP>CD I386



9. C:/WINXP/I386>WINNT

10 NOW UR COMP START SOME FILES AFTER COMPLETING THIS UR COMP WILL RESTART

11. DOESN,T REMOVE UR PEN DRIVE BUT SELECT OPTION BOOT FROM HARD DISK

12. DONT FORMAT THE C: AND CONTINUE UR INSTALLATION AS A BOOTABLE CD

Thankyou
Amit Bhardwaj

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BIOS settings to boot from pen drive


HELLO BROTHER ITS VERY EASY TO INSTALL XP THREW PEN DRIVE PLZ CONTINUE THESE STEPS TO INSTALL XP THREW PEN DRIVE

STEPS:-
1.http://files.extremeoverclocking.com/file.php?f=197/</code>
CLICK ON PRIMARY DOWNLOAD SITE & DOWNLOAD USB DRIVE BOOTABLE TOOL

2. AFTER THAT ON THE ABOVE OF THIS PAGE CLICK ON http://files.extremeoverclocking.com/file.php?f=196/</code>

CLICK ON PRIMARY DOWNLOAD SITE

3. COPY XP FILES ON PEN DRIVE WITH FOLDER NAME(WINXP)

4. BOOT FROM USB

5. AFTER COMPLETE BOOTING U WILL SEE THE PROMP C:/>

6. C:/>SMARTDRV

7. CD WINXP

8. C:/WINXP>CD I386

9. C:/WINXP/I386>WINNT

10 NOW UR COMP START SOME FILES AFTER COMPLETING THIS UR COMP WILL RESTART

11. DOESN,T REMOVE UR PEN DRIVE BUT SELECT OPTION BOOT FROM HARD DISK

12. DONT FORMAT THE C: AND CONTINUE UR INSTALLATION AS A BOOTABLE CD

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HP 520 Notebook. Shuts down before installing new OS.


I agree a clean install is always the better, fresh start J
OK it sounds like missing drivers, what you have to do is create a new installation CD that will load the drivers for your laptop as it boots. I haven’t try this method with windows 7, but I know it works well with Windows XP. Try and create a new Windows XP CD with the drivers see: http://unattended.msfn.org/unattended.xp/view/web/35/
The start a new installation with this Windows XP CD and reformat you computer, after that you can do a new upgrade to windows 7

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I have HP laptop with Windows OS.Can I ADD Windows XP OS?


yes you can install winxp if you have winxp bootable disk.
Boot your computer with winxp disk.
For that insert winxp disk into cd or dvd rom then when you power up press F8 or F5 or F12 to get first boot option then set first boot as your cd or dvd rom then you can boot computer with disk.

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Meamory overflow


How much data is there on the HDD. Delete more files and C drive should be max 70% loaded. After that run the bootable xp Cd & go for a clean installation. You should succeed, else try Hiren's boot disc and try to scandisc for HDD errors if any...............sodeep

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Boot cd problems


You can't just put the windows cd in your cd rom drive. If your going to change your boot order (to cd), then you HAVE TO use a BOOTABLE cd. That means a bootup disk with all the correct bootable files for WINXP. Same with a floppy. Change your boot order to a floppy....and in order to bootup windows, you MUST HAVE the bootable files ON THE floppy. In your case...the cd. The windows xp does not have the bootable files since it is only used for install and reinstall.

Create a bootable CD or floppy (((from someone elses WINXP pc or laptop))). There is a feature that allows you to do that. Then when you boot to cd it will start windows and give you options.

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NEED WIZ HELP- UNABLE TO BOOT FROM XP OR VISTA


dont mind it...
if you want to install xp to your computer while you are using utimate vista you can install it...
but you must have a large space of memory to install xp, tnx anyway hope that i can help...

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Non emulation booting problem with FSE amilo m6300


The message is indicating that the CD in the drive is NON-bootable. You may want to try a different bootable CD.

You can also ensure the CD is completely clean and has no scratches on it. Windex and a soft cloth has always done me well to ensure the "Shiny" data side of the CD is free from dirty/smudges/scratches and of course make sure it is in the drive correctly.

If still no luck, you can try resetting the BIOS defaults and see if the drive will boot then.

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