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Windows 98 I am trying to install windows 98 on a formatted drive. The laptop is a thinkpad.  It only wants to test or restart. It hasnt acted like it knows a cd is in the drive. I have 98 on cd. How do we install this cd?  It stays on c:/> ......  Thanks, Brenda

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  • bluebrenda63 Nov 10, 2007

    honestly i dont know alot about pc's in that respect. how do you get bios? Thanks

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Have you changed to boot order in the bios? set it to boot to the cd first

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  • Jim Hinson Nov 11, 2007

    I am not sure about the thinkpads, some computers are different, but from a cold boot, you want to hit either the (del) or (F11) or even (F10) once every second till the bios shows up, then firgure out where in there you can change the boot order to make the cd rom as first boot device, save and exit the bios, make sure your 98 cd is in the drive when it boots and it should auto run. hope this helps you

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