Stay logged in Sign up now! CD-ROM damaged, have floppy drive, does not support usb booting. "NTLDR is missing, press any key to restart." i've that problem for 15days what can be the solution let know please he wants to boot the Windows XP installer from the C:\ hard drive and install it like vista, without booting from a CD drive or USB, he wants to boot from Prepare USB Drive Connect the USB flash drive to an open USB port on a computer that can read the Windows 7 installation DVD or has the installation files stored on http://teknodroid.net/how-to/how-to-fix-a-corrupted-hard-drive-windows-7.html
JohnWill, Dec 5, 2004 #4 mocks1 Thread Starter Joined: Aug 6, 2002 Messages: 118 I was too tired to mention that the laptop is an HP Omnibook 500 with a Pentium Fresh install of Windows 7, no CD\DVD drive, no network/USB drivers solved how to install Windows 8.1 on a new computer without CD. The command line scares me a bit. I have the impression that internal notebook/laptop CD Drives (particularly old ones?) are quite specific to the product line they're used in.If that's not the case I can try stuffing the https://arstechnica.com/civis/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=1153244
I did and saw that it stuck at loading agp440.sys. Help? If you don't like the stock appearance of Google Home, here are two quick and easy ways to make it truly yours. Frustrated_43Oct 15, 2012, 1:51 PM Jesus are you guys ******* dense?
Anybody have any links to a good site with a tutorial to install an OS over a network connection? And yes I suggested to my friend that he add some more RAM to speed up XP mocks1, Dec 5, 2004 #14 mocks1 Thread Starter Joined: Aug 6, 2002 Messages: It's a PATA HDD and wont go to my desktop w/o an adapter. What programs can I use to accomplish this?
I needed to create 2 partitions to hdd. How To Install Windows Xp With Usb I do not know how to use these yet but I will learn fast if this is a good path to take mocks1, Dec 5, 2004 #6 Lightning Guest What solved Windows XP Startup Problem (Need to format without XP CD and Install a Linux) More resources See also solved How to install windows xp without CD? Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.
Mistake noted. Reply ToshibaMasher / January 18, 2011 @John Fahlsing: the ‘male into slot' thingie is likely a plastic piece that was placed over your "male" pins on the hard Thanks to all for your suggestions so far. id been looking for this solution for a long time, good job..! The HAL thing. @ ijack Quote: Have a look at this article which explains how to install XP from a hard disk and a floppy.
Report • Related Solutions› [Solved] Legal way to install XP without CD after DBAN? › [Solved] how to install xp over windows 7 › [Solved] How to install Windows xp on http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/253969-45-install-windows-drive-computer-network-boot I followed the instructions step by step, and now I have a clean Windows XP on my laptop. How To Install Windows Xp From Hard Drive To resolve this issue, use one or more of the following methods, and then restart your computer: * Remove the non-system disk from your boot device. Hpusbformat Since Windows would not let me copy the fresh installation to the Laptop HDD, I booted Ubuntu Linux in another VM and simply copy-pasted the contents of freshly installed Windows partition
Forum SolvedCan't boot CD/DVD or USB flash drive after Windows 10 installation Forum SolvedHow do I install Windows on a Laptop that wont let me change the boot priority. his comment is here Before you start, download all the windows 98/ME drivers for your machine and store them on a usb drive. 1 remove hard drive from M300 2 place hard drive in desktop Frustrated_43Oct 15, 2012, 1:51 PM Now what do you need to do to launch the windows xp installation from the C drive ? Then you need to load up all the drivers for it, which you would have needed to load all the drivers for your system via usb.You basically posted, my eyes are Hp Usb Disk Storage Format Tool
This is what I tried, yesterday.I connected the laptop HDD via USB to my MacBook. Make sure that you select a device that has boot files (or operating system files) installed. * If you start your computer from a hard disk drive, install a bootable operating I think the OS,winxp failed. this contact form Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - If it's dead then how to install XP?
Right-click on the flash drive listed under "Devices with Removable Storage" and then click "Format." Leave all the options at the default values and then click the "Start" button to initiate If you had read the whole thread before posting, you'd have seen that this external CD-ROM drive isn't bootable. CNET Reviews Best Products CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual Reality Wearable Tech Web Hosting Forums News Apple
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / June 28, 2011 4:35 AM PDT In reply to: Compatibility of CD-Drives? Next time, it presented me with the option to choose Safe Mode. This may take a while, especially if your hdd is old, 5-10min is not an unreasonable wait with smartdrv.exe installed, expect longer without it Follow the steps in the Windows installer Reply andrew / December 5, 2008 i also have a ntldr missing and i am using win 2000 pro sp4could i be something to do with ms dos instalation?
Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Depending upon how much free space there is on the laptop hard disk, you may want to delete the installation files when you have finished. It is possible? http://teknodroid.net/how-to/formatted-hard-drive-recovery.html This would typically be the "F2," "F12" or "DEL" keys on your keyboard.
I was told not to reformat the hard drive because HP apparently installs a small diagnostic partition that my friend does not want me to remove. All Rights Reserved. I have both a large USB Flash drive and USB CD-Rom drive. Lightning, Dec 5, 2004 #12 ~Candy~ Retired Administrator Joined: Jan 27, 2001 Messages: 103,706 Lightning said: Whatever.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=epvzw-qkgt8 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TX8XjqCtZEY&feature=rela... I did come across that. Frustrated_43Oct 15, 2012, 1:53 PM Assume his system is crashed to the point he can't click the installer, he has to copy the files manually like preparing a CDless and USBless I have a USB to IDE converter. (I wondered if I could take the laptop HDD out and install Windows XP via some other computer and put it back to the
by PaulBlay / June 28, 2011 4:11 AM PDT In reply to: So much for theory. It's the same principle, only I'd have to do it myself instead of having it done for me already. Maybe we get to download the files and put it in a Floppy? Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's IT
Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. If the system you want to install the OS on doesn't have a CD-ROM or floppy drive, you can do the installation from a USB flash drive.