Question about Computers & Internet
My son has just bought a new PC with a Sata hard drive. When I start it, an error message says press any key to boot, but this keeps repeating. I've gone into the Bios and changed the boot drive to a Windows CD but it does not run it, neither will it go to the C:/ prompt
I'm wondering do I need to format the drive first and if so how when I can't get it to the C:/ prompt?
Press any key to boot...
usually that comes up when a cd is inserted and its waiting for you to press a key so that it boots the cd
Formatting shouldn't be necessary if its a new pc unless your trying to get rid of the operating system.
Are you trying to install windows xp / vista ?
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