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By sebas web ·
Well the other day i bought a new WD caviar hard drive 500gb for my hp computer. I made it the master but when i boot of the cd it says disk boot failure. insert system disk and press enter. i have change boot sequencies and used different cd drives. i think theirs something wrong with my xp pro disk.

any help would be greatly appreciated.

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If the CD drive is correctly detected in BIOS

by seanferd In reply to DISK BOOT FAILURE

and you have not otherwise changed the drive cabling, I suspect there is something wron with the CD.

Do you see any scratches? Does it need to be cleaned?

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the harddrive

by sebas web In reply to If the CD drive is correc ...

i found out that the computer couldnt hold 500gb only 100 so i have to switch them thanks for the help

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