Computer wont start

  mondeo 13:27 08 Jan 2008

Computer when switched on shows processor type then says "wait" even after rebooting shows same cd drives light up but cant hear hard drive, anyone got any ideas

  cream. 13:42 08 Jan 2008

Disconnect the power lead from the hard drive and start the computer. See if the computer advances to the next page.

  woodchip 14:25 08 Jan 2008

have you left a cd in the drive? it may be looking to boot from it

  Pamy 15:10 08 Jan 2008

Tick this as resolved

  mondeo 15:38 08 Jan 2008

Sorry for confusion -computer starts only as far as showing processor then going to "WAIT" cd drives light up no sound of hard drive working
using Windows XP pro computer wont show any other information such as cd dives etc only "WAIT" and stops

  cream. 15:44 08 Jan 2008

'Sorry for confusion .'

Thats alright, stick to the other posting that Pamy suggests you reply to.

lets see if someone can help you.

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