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Now when I boot up, I get this same error message and have to boot again to get into the regular WinXP desktop. Thank you very much. The boot floppy method doesn't include cd drivers. 0Votes Share Flag Back to Malware Forum 6 total posts (Page 1 of 1)   Search Security Forums Security · 23,409 discussions Malware xtileMember Since: March 13, 2005Posts: 170xtileFollowForum Posts: 170Followed by: 0Reviews: 3 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#13 Posted by xtile (170 posts) - 9 years, 8 months ago I updated my DVD drive get redirected here

I removed all traces of the last RIS installation and started from scratch as this was only a test environment and this didn't really matter. I don't care if I lose anything. Thanks! Setup cannot continue.

Setup Cannot Find A Cd-rom Drive Xp Usb

I think this PC isn't performing... Very odd problem. In this case the configuration is fine. I replaced my CD ROM by another one (from another machine, where it works well), and got the same message again.

After several tries, I decided to put my original Win XP CD into the CD drive and update or reinstall WinXP on top of my current copy which works OK. Jump to content Primary Secondary Strawberry Orange Banana Lime Aqua Slate Sky Blueberry Grape Watermelon Chocolate Marble Strawberry Orange Banana Lime Aqua Slate Sky Blueberry Grape Watermelon Chocolate Marble Install Windows What must I do to overcome this obstacle and reinstall Windows XP? All has been going well, having added textmode drivers for SATA but I'm then presented with a screen telling me setup is unable to find a CD-ROM drive and refuses to

share|improve this answer edited Apr 7 '13 at 8:49 answered Apr 6 '13 at 15:43 Hennes 51.5k777123 Hennes, thanks a lot. Winsetupfromusb CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). Can anyone enlighten me? http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/64664/setup-cannot-find-a-cd-rom-drive/ AHH.

When I use the 6 disks to start the install it goes through the whole process when it gets to the end it says to start installation press ENTER. Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums Windows Server TechCenter   Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย (ไทย)대한민국 We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. Setup cannot find a CD-ROM drive This is a discussion on Setup cannot find a CD-ROM drive within the Windows XP Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum category.


Main boards Games Discussion Nintendo Fan Club PlayStation Nation Xbox Association PC/Mac/Linux Society Mobile Connection Bug Reporting & Feedback Off-Topic Discussion System Wars Sports Bar Ask the Mods Retro Gaming PC internet At this point it says to press F3 to reboot. Setup Cannot Find A Cd-rom Drive Xp Usb I have a Dell Dimension 8400 PC and ran into a problem: After a year of heavy internet use, my Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-20-2006, 07:12 PM #1 Saturday, January 22, 2011 4:28 PM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site.

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No matter what I have tried I can't get beyond this point. Thing break down at that point. 2) The same can happen with a SCSI CDROM connected via a SCSI hostadapter, with no drivers selected during installation and a BIOS on the Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem?

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I'm using an xp disc that i bought at the store, not the dell one that came with all the dell crap because i'm tired of all that extra stuff. In fact the error I am getting now is: Insert the CD labelled: Windows XP Professional Service Pack 2 CD into your CD ROM Drive Press ENTER when JohnWill, Nov 14, 2006 #2 shadovv Joined: Nov 7, 2006 Messages: 21 Are you using an original windows XP disc? I tried them on other computers and they seemed to work just fine.

gyzmkid, Nov 14, 2006 #1 Sponsor JohnWill Retired Moderator Joined: Oct 19, 2002 Messages: 106,414 How about a description of the system? Generally, to add the text mode driver to a RIS image, we take the following guide: Adding Text Mode Drivers to a RIS Image Note: the driver should be what we are trying to see is if your motherboard even knows it there. 03-21-2006, 03:40 PM #6 liudas Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2006 Posts: 4 OS: this page If you set two devices to slave it will not work.

TechRepublic | Forums | Malware Malware Register Now or Log In to post Welcome back, My Profile Log Out Recent Activity FAQs Guidelines Question 0 Votes Locked I can't fresh install Any help ? OemPnPDriversPath=”\\%SERVERNAME%\RemInst\%INSTALLPATH%\$OEM$\textmode” Thanks for your help B Marked as answer by bondy666 Wednesday, January 05, 2011 2:21 PM Wednesday, January 05, 2011 2:21 PM Reply | Quote All replies 0 Sign in what are you trying to install  xtileMember Since: March 13, 2005Posts: 170xtileFollowForum Posts: 170Followed by: 0Reviews: 3 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#5 Posted by xtile (170 posts) - 9 years, 8 months

Could you please post that as an answer? I put the Dell supplied Windows XP Reinstallation CD into one of the CD drives and went through a few steps. Username Forum Password I've forgotten my password Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers Sign in anonymously Don't add me to the active users list Privacy Policy

Search Advertisement gyzmkid Thread Starter Joined: Nov 7, 2006 Messages: 11 When I try to install Windows XP, it goes through the setup files (blue screen) like it's going to install and