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Invalid Boot Diskette

I'm trying to help my boyfriend fix his computer problem. When he start his desktop, he kept getting the error
I went into the BIOS and remove the part where it says boot from floppy and set it to boot from hard drive, but this did not solve the problem. There is also a constant ticking noise coming from the desktop. Please help!

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Re: Invalid Boot Diskette

One reason you would get invalid boot disk, insert boot disk diskette into drive A: is when windows was installed there was a boot disk in drive A. Now that windows finished it wants the boot disk. Go to this link to fix this problem, scroll down to RESOLUTION and follow the instructions. Everything above explains how this happened.:
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Re: Invalid Boot Diskette

Check the floppy drive to see if there is a disk in it....if so, remove it and try booting up the computer again.

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