Re: How to boot from CD

Discussion in 'Windows XP Security' started by Doug Coburn, Jul 1, 2003.

  1. Doug Coburn

    Doug Coburn Guest

    When you boot, hit delete and see if you can change the boot order to CD
    before hard drive. If your machine is old enough, it may not be possible
    and you will need to create a boot disk to get dos and then run the setup
    from the CD.

    Have fun
    "George" <> wrote in message
    news:135601c33d0c$d13f8a10$...
    > Simple question: how do I boot from a CD using Windows XP
    > (Home Edition)? I've gone to the Knowledge Base section
    > at MS and I get 25,000 arcane articles. All I want to
    > know is what function key (or other key) I need to hit at
    > startup to get it to boot from the CD instead of from the
    > hard disk? Thanks.
     
    Doug Coburn, Jul 1, 2003
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