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My hard drive has system but when i try to boot from usb or cd room for new system it's freeze and doesn't start up with usb boot or cd room

I tried to rest the bios and take all components off the motherboard still nothing happen just freeze on cursor flashing but not enter to the boot menu or starting the setup for the new system... but when i release the devices such like usb or the cd its working normally boot to the system i installed before thanks

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You didn't provide any details on what OS you are running or trying to load, but here are some steps to verify.
1. Ensure that the procedures you used to create your bootable USB device or bootable CD are correct. These will not boot unless they have a boot loader installed properly on them.
2. While running your existing system, ensure that you can actually view the files on your USB device or CD (in case either device is not actually working).
3. Ensure that the BIOS settings set the boot priority to USB or CD ahead of the hard drive.

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You need to check that your media like CD-ROM is in a proper jumper settings because it not being detected by your pc check this link http://www.mysuperpc.com/pc_assembly/computer_install_cdrom.shtml

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Hello, you usually press 'delete' or maybe the tab key on power-up. Try and read the message that will flash up on the screen, usually momentarily, just before it starts to boot. Instead of powering down then back on, press your 'restart' button then you might see the messages that you may have missed if your monitor was still warming up. Regards, nicam49

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