Boot from CD Rom

  liuliu 17:27 04 Jan 03
  liuliu 17:27 04 Jan 03

I recently tried to reinstall Windows 98 after rebooting it tells me that a file is missing and need to reinstall windows and the pc switched off by itself. I need to access the cd rom to reinstall windows but it will only allow me to access in safe mode

  Forum Editor 17:37 04 Jan 03

a Win98 startup floppy?

Insert the floppy in the A drive, and boot the machine. Then you can select the option to install Windows from the CD ROM.

Alternatively, go into your BIOS as the computer boots - often by pressing the delete key - and alter the boot sequence so that the CD ROM is the first drive in the list. Put the CD in the drive and reboot.

  spruce 17:42 04 Jan 03

Have you tried running the system file checker in the tools

  Quiller. 17:54 04 Jan 03

Just to follow on from the F.E. If you enter the bios, pick advanced bios settings. You will find boot sequence there.

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