Re: installing windows vista
> Whomever has given you this has probably protected the BIOS somehow, I would
> contact them.
> Toronto, Canada
> XP Pro SP2 x 2 + Vista Ultimate
> "cmclean" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> > when i pull up the boot menu it wont let me navigate in the menu. all of
> > the
> > other menus work fine. i beleive the hard drive is booting first but i
> > cant
> > change it
> > "Peter" wrote:
> >> Also boot to BIOS by tapping F1 at bootup. (Usually F1 but it varies)
> >> and
> >> then check that the BIOS is reading all the drives, plus the boot
> >> sequence
> >> is CD then HD etc. Also make sure that you don't have any floppy in a
> >> floppy drive or another CD drive in use.
> >> I would contact whomever gave you the machine if the problem continues.
> >> --
> >> Peter
> >> Toronto, Canada
> >> XP Pro SP2 x 2 + Vista Ultimate
> >> "cmclean" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> >> news:1E01D82A-4C81-4C8B-BCB7-7BD21CA7C2B0@microsoft.com...
> >> >I recently received a new desktop pc with no operating system installed.
> >> >I
> >> > have purchased windows vista home basic to install. but when i insert
> >> > the
> >> > disk into the drive and start the pc i get a Boot Disk Error. insert
> >> > system
> >> > disk and press enter error. can anyone help