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Booting from cd

My tecra S330 will not boot from the cd. I went into setup and set the first boot device to CD, still won't boot from the XP Pro cd.

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  • lkeystroke Feb 27, 2008

    There is only one settinf for this called Boot sequence - I selected the CD as the first.

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Hi again,

With the indulgence of IB4G2008, any new developments with the hard drive and the Toshiba?

Posted on Feb 27, 2008

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    Louie Role Feb 28, 2008

    Hi IB4G2008,

    Had the user on live session. This might interest you <http://www.fixya.com/transcript.aspx?cnv...

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Is the cd listed as first device, as well?

Posted on Feb 27, 2008

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