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How can I install Win XP?

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Hi, all. Here's my dilema...
I just inhiereted an IBM Netvista PC. It does not have the ability to boot from the CD-ROM drive. How can I install Windows XP (I have it on CD), when I can't boot from that drive? The ROM BIOS doesn't seem to support booting from CD, and if I boot from a floppy, there isn't a "setup" program on the Win XP CD.

Any thoughts?


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Hi wizinoz

Download the Boot Disk Set for your Operating System from the page in the link. Create the boot disk set (six floppies) and use them to prepare your machine for installation from the cd.


Edited by wannabe1, 24 November 2005 - 12:06 PM.

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Hi wizinoz!

Check out this SITE for how to install XP when your computer doesn't natively support boot from CD-ROM.

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