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Reformat Problems!


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wildgreg0012

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I am currently trying to reformat my windwos 98 into XP. I have set the BIOS to boot from CD, but it never does. It somehow bypasses it. Then I tried to go into my computer and run the disk from the drive and nothing happened. I then went into MS-DOS and tried to run the disk, but nothing. I attempted to swithc to the drive and it then gives me three choices: Abort, Fail, Retry. No matter what button it brings up the same 3 choices. Any help would be much appreciated.
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Howdy and welcome to GTG:

Where did you get your XP cd from?

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We have a laptop and it contains XP so I used that same CD and I have used that CD multiple times and it has worked everytime, until now.
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We have a laptop and it contains XP so I used that same CD and I have used that CD multiple times and it has worked everytime, until now.


That is illegal and against Microsoft's EULA. Also, tanatamount to piracy which we don't support.

Buy a retail copy and use that.

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