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Disk boot failure help

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by psychas, 16 Sep 2009.

  1. psychas

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 12 Jun 2007

    Posts: 8,727

    Location: Ireland

    using Gigabite Ga-ep45-dq6

    Basically trying to install windows vista ultimate 64 bit, cdrom set boot priority 1, pc boots up and it says : Disk Boot failure , insert system disk press enter ?

    disk is inserted nothing happens did i miss something out ?

    Hardrives connected to gs0-source and gs1 (purple sata connectors for raid)

    Ty for help
     
    Last edited: 16 Sep 2009
  2. SpiderX

    Gangster

    Joined: 7 Mar 2007

    Posts: 178

    are you using a copied cd or genuine copy?
    re-check your bios, and have you tried booting the cd on another pc?
     
  3. psychas

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 12 Jun 2007

    Posts: 8,727

    Location: Ireland

    yes retail copy of wvista ultimate 64 bit noticed that 1 of hdd had jumper on so took it off still the same flashed bios still the same

    edit : same thing happens if i try windows xp disc

    changed ide cable still the same
     
    Last edited: 16 Sep 2009
  4. psychas

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 12 Jun 2007

    Posts: 8,727

    Location: Ireland

    i think its something to do with raid 0 that im trying to set up