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post #1 of 10
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http://www.winsupersite.com/showcase...p_sg_clean.asp

If you scroll down you will find pictures of screens starting at step 1. There are 8 steps and i'm having problems with the 8th step.

This is what step 8 says -
When the system reboots, you will probably see the "Press any key to boot from CD" message again. If this happens, do not press a key: Setup will now boot from your C: drive. In the event that you cannot prevent the CD-based Setup from reloading, eject the CD and reboot. Setup will ask for the CD when needed.

After the HD formats it says it should load from the HD and not the CD. Well what i'm getting is that it goes to the screen that asks me to press a key to boot from CD. I dont not press a key because it says in step 8 not to. So what happens is it that it just keeps resseting between the startup motherboard screen and the screen that asks me to press a key. I dont know whats going on so help would help me a lot. Thanks!
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post #2 of 10
This happened to me a couple of times with XP. What I had to do is start from the beginning. Format the drive(don't use quick format) and install again. For some reason it may not have copied a file right. Make sure you cd is clean. Good luck
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post #3 of 10
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yeah ive done this a few times and nothings working ive tried quick and normal format and nothings working =(
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post #4 of 10
I concur.
Do a fresh install again with the thorough format.
Not the quick format.
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post #5 of 10
Did you change the boot priority in BIOS? If so make sure that you did not take the HD out of the boot seq.
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post #6 of 10
is there any chance of you installing your previous OS and upgrade it from there?
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post #7 of 10
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this is a new build and i only have 1 OS
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post #8 of 10
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**** Yes Its Working Now Yesssssss Thank You Thank You!!!!!!!!!
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gdgd glad 2 hear it
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post #10 of 10
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lol i swear i tried all those steps yesterday but it wouldnt work
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