Invalid system disk

  Squance 13:00 22 Jun 03
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I've an old laptop that I'm trying to get working. It doesn't have a CD drive and so I'm trying to load Win 95 from floppy. I can only get so far, disk 2 or 3, and it says installation can't be completed. Then I get a black screen with Invalid System Disk - press any key. I'm not a techie so would be grateful for any help!

  Pc.2 13:17 22 Jun 03

windows '95 on Floppy. you should have another disc called Win'95 Startup disc & Win'95 Boot Disc?? do you have them, and did you use them prior to loading Disc 1??

Cliff

i had this problem and needed to format the hard drive

hope this helps

  keith-236785 15:37 22 Jun 03

i seem to remeber you have to install DOS first (correct me if im wrong folks) before you install windows95. as i installed from cd i cant really help.

good luck

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