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Please set the CD/DVD ROM as a first boot device in bios setup. then you will be able to boot from CD/DVD.

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If your computer is not set to start up from a cd, you can either enter the setup / bios to change the boot order settings or right when you power up the computer look at the screen it may say what button to press in order to enter boot menu, it will very likely be button F12 or similar, it should say on the screen when you power on.

If you do see boot menu and you can get to the boot menu by pressing the button, then select the cd drive and press enter to start from it. The computer will attempt to start from the cd, if you get a message to press any key to start from cd, go ahead and press a button.

if it doesn't, then you need to go into the bios and change the boot order so that the computer starts from the CD first.

after that you should be able to start from the cd.

here's some info on how to work the bios: http://www.whitecanyon.com/how-to-change-boot-order.php

On Hp, its generally F2 to enter bios. The page above has instructions and pictures to show you how to adjust the boot order, it may look somewhat different on your computer but the settings should have the same names / labels.

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