View Full Version : Winxp pro boot from cd problem

21-09-2008, 07:59 AM
i want to reinstall my windows xp but when i set the bios to boot from cd and it starts booting from cd it says : "inspecting hardware configurations..."
and then it hangs and stops , i know the problem is not from cd and the hardwares and etc are working properly in my current windows but i don't know why i can't start windows setup with windows boot cd!!!
can anybody help me?!:waughh:

21-09-2008, 10:23 AM
Welcome to PF1 - have you tried cleaning the CD, or are there any scratches on the CD - Sometimes if scratched ( even a tiny one) the CD runs fine from within windows but not actually when booting from it.