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Windows 7: Windows 7 Installation HELP!!

23 Mar 2010   #1
icu

windows 7 ultimate
 
 
Windows 7 Installation HELP!!

hi

ive had windows 7 installed on my pc but my hdd became corrupt so i had to get a new one. i have no back up or recovery of anything.
ive inserted the windows 7 disk and i get 'DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER'

Any ideas?

i have a Packard Bell iXtreme 9610

http://support.packardbell.com/uk/it...ixtreme&t=1409

Thanks


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23 Mar 2010   #2
Saltgrass

Windows 7 x64
 
 

It is still looking for the hard drive.

If you have an F12 key during boot to select the DVD to boot first, use that.

Otherwise, go into the bios and set the DVD first in the boot priority and then watch for the "Hit any key to Boot From DVD" message.
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23 Mar 2010   #3
icu

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

its found the new hdd, tried that before and im still getting the same message.

any other ideas?
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23 Mar 2010   #4
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Do you get this screen?


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23 Mar 2010   #5
icu

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Do you get this screen?
no dude, all i get is the same screen, but with DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER
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23 Mar 2010   #6
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by icu View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by theog View Post
Do you get this screen?
no dude, all i get is the same screen, but with DISK BOOT FAILURE, INSERT SYSTEM DISK AND PRESS ENTER
Can you boot your DVD drive from F12 key?
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23 Mar 2010   #7
icu

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

done that and now in getting CDBOOT: couldn't find BOOTMGR
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23 Mar 2010   #8
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by icu View Post
done that and now in getting CDBOOT: couldn't find BOOTMGR
Try burning your ISO.
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23 Mar 2010   #9
icu

windows 7 ultimate
 
 

i have mutiple times lol. anything else i culd try?
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23 Mar 2010   #10
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by icu View Post
i have mutiple times lol. anything else i culd try?
Take look in DVD & see if bootmgr is there.
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