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Windows 7: Unable to boot from cd


12 Nov 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
Unable to boot from cd

I have windows 7 ultimate edition on my PC. I want to downgrade to windows xp service pack 3 but when i go to boot menu and try to boot from CD , the blank screen appears and it forward to windows start up(actually pc start). I am unable to install xp. please help.


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13 Nov 2011   #2

Windows 7 Pro x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by rocker07 View Post
I have windows 7 ultimate edition on my PC. I want to downgrade to windows xp service pack 3 but when i go to boot menu and try to boot from CD , the blank screen appears and it forward to windows start up(actually pc start). I am unable to install xp. please help.
Welcome rockere07 to the windows 7 forums.

Are you sure that your windows xp cdrom is a bootable cdrom?

Also, did you press the space bar when trying to boot from the cdrom?
you need to perform an action before the cdrom will boot your xp disk.

Rich
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