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Windows XP Pro will not boot up after installing Goflex external hard drive. I have disabled Legacy USB and reset boot drive order to my drive as first.

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Hi oysjerry,
I see that you are experiencing a no boot issue after you installed your Goflex external HDD. before doing the options below, you can try booting into windows but do no connect your external Hard Drive on the system.

  • Keep on tapping f12 upon powering the system to get into the Boot menu screen then select you hard drive in the machine then press enter to boot to it.
  • If it boots into you internal hard drive after doing the Boot menu option then you do the last option provided.
  • Try changing the BIOS setting, check the Boot sequence if boot to other devices is the first boot priority then change it to your internal hard drive in the machine.
this should fix you concern,
if still this does not boot into windows

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