Installing XP on an Emachine

  Gazz81 19:05 25 Feb 2006
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I am trying to install windows XP on my Emachines pc, it was using XP but after it got overloaded with bugs and rubbish etc I formatted the HD so I could re-install the OS, but for some reason it wont boot on the cd, I have tried everything I can think of, can anyone offer some help?

  Freddog™ 19:06 25 Feb 2006

Have you set the "First Boot Device" as the CD?

  Gazz81 19:09 25 Feb 2006

yes I've done that, I have installed OS quite a few times but for some reason this pc is being difficult!

  VoG II 19:12 25 Feb 2006

If you have a floppy drive click here

  Gazz81 19:16 25 Feb 2006

have tried that, gets to the format HD, does that then comes up with missing file message. (ive done the disks twice just to make sure)

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